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       wormhole - animation of flying through a wormhole


       wormhole  [-display  host:display.screen]  [-window]  [-visual  visual]
       [-root] [-stars n] [-delay usecs] [-zspeed n] [-fps]


       The wormhole program shows an animation  of  flying  through  a  tunnel
       surrounded by streaks of light.


       wormhole accepts the following options:

       -window Draw on a newly-created window.  This is the default.

       -root   Draw on the root window.

       -mono   Make all the rocks the same color.

               Install a private colormap for the window.

       -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

       -stars integer
               Number of stars to create every animation loop.

       -zspeed integer
               Speed light streaks fly by.

       -delay microseconds
               Number  of  microseconds  to delay between each frame.  Default
               10000, meaning about 1/100th second.  Compare and contrast with
               -zspeed, above.

       -fps    Display the current frame rate and CPU load.


       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.


       X(1), xscreensaver(1)


       Copyright © 2004 by Jon Rafkind.   Permission  to  use,  copy,  modify,
       distribute,  and  sell  this  software  and  its  documentation for any
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