Section: XScreenSaver manual (6x)
Updated: 5.44-6.fc33 (14-Oct-2020)
Hacking the Gibson - screen saver.
Hacking the Gibson, as per the 1995 classic film, HACKERS
"Hackers penetrate and ravage delicate public and privately owned
computer systems, infecting them with viruses, and stealing materials
for their own ends. These people, they are terrorists."
- -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: 20000 (0.02 seconds).
- -speed number
Animation speed. 2.0 means twice as fast, 0.5 means half as fast.
- -grid-width number
Number of towers across. 1 - 20. Default: 10.
- -grid-depth number
Number of towers deep. 1 - 20. Default: 10.
- -grid-height number
Height of the towers. 1 - 20. Default: 7.
- -grid-spacing number
Space between towers. 1 - 5. Default: 2.0.
- -columns number
Columns of text on the towers. 1 - 20. Default: 6.
- -texture | -no-texture
Whether to draw text. Default true.
- -wireframe | -no-wireframe
Render in wireframe instead of solid.
- -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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