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hyperball - 2d projection of a 4d object
hyperball [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color]
[-background color] [-xy float] [-xz float] [-yz float] [-xw float]
[-yw float] [-zw float] [-delay usecs] [-window] [-root] [-mono]
[-install] [-visual visual]
The hyperball program displays a wireframe projection of a hyperball
which is rotating at user-specified rates around any or all of its four
hyperball accepts the following options:
-window Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default.
-root Draw on the root window.
-mono If on a color display, pretend we’re on a monochrome display.
Install a private colormap for the window.
Specify which visual to use. Legal values are the name of a
visual class, or the id number (decimal or hex) of a specific
How much of a delay should be introduced between steps of the
animation. Default 20000, or about 0.02 seconds.
The amount that the ball should be rotated around the specified
axis at each frame of the animation, expressed in 0.001
radians. These should be small floating-point values (less
than 50 works best.) Default: xy=3, xz=5, yw=10.
DISPLAY 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.
Copyright © 2000 by Joe Keane. Permission to use, copy, modify,
distribute, and sell this software and its documentation for any
purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that the above
copyright notice appear in all copies and that both that copyright
notice and this permission notice appear in supporting documentation.
No representations are made about the suitability of this software for
any purpose. It is provided "as is" without express or implied
Joe Keane <firstname.lastname@example.org>