Section: XScreenSaver manual (6)
Updated: 5.40 (12-Aug-2018)
razzledazzle - screen saver.
Generates an infinitely-scrolling sequence of dazzle camouflage patterns.
Dazzle Ships were military vessels during World War I and early in World
War II that were painted not to conceal but to confuse: with these Cubist
overlapping stripes, it was very hard to estimate their size, range and
heading. This was a big deal before the invention of Radar.
- -visual visual
Specify which visual to use. Legal values are the name of a visual class,
or the id number (decimal or hex) of a specific visual.
Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default.
Draw on the root window.
- -delay number
Per-frame delay, in microseconds. Default: 30000 (0.03 seconds).
- -speed number
Animation speed. 2.0 means twice as fast, 0.5 means half as fast.
- -ncolors number
Colors. Default: 2.
- -density number
Thickness of the grid, and overall complexity. 1 - 10. Default: 5.0.
- -thickness number
Thickness of the lines. 0.05 - 1.0. Default: 0.1.
- -mode string
Random, Ships or Flat. Default Random.
- -fps | -no-fps
Whether to show a frames-per-second display at the bottom of the screen.
to get the default host and display number.
to get the name of a resource file that overrides the global resources
stored in the RESOURCE_MANAGER property.
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