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NAME

        noseguy - a little guy with a big nose wanders around being witty
 

SYNOPSIS

        noseguy [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
        color] [-text-foreground color] [-text-background color]  [-font  font]
        [-window]  [-root]  [-install]  [-visual visual] [-mode mode] [-program
        program] [-filename file] [-text text] [-fps]
 

DESCRIPTION

        A little man with a big nose and a hat runs around spewing out messages
        to  the  screen.   This  code (and its bitmaps) were extracted from the
        xnlock program.
 

OPTIONS

        noseguy accepts the following options:
 
        -window Draw on a newly-created window.  This is the default.
 
        -root   Draw on the root window.
 
        -install
                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
                visual.
 
        -font font
                The font used for the messages.
 
        -program program
                This program will be run periodically, and its output  will  be
                the text of the messages.  Default:
 
                    xscreensaver-text --cols 40 | head -n15
 
                You  can  configure the text printed through the "Advanced" tab
                of xscreensaver-demo(1), or  by  editing  your  ~/.xscreensaver
                file.
 
        -filename file
                If  mode  is  file, then the contents of this file will be used
                for all messages.
 
        -text string
                If mode is string, then this text will be  used  for  all  mes-
                sages.
 
        -fps    Display the current frame rate and CPU load.
 

ENVIRONMENT

        DISPLAY to get the default host and display number.
 
        XENVIRONMENT
                to  get  the  name of a resource file that overrides the global
                resources stored in the RESOURCE_MANAGER property.
        X(1), xscreensaver(1), xscreensaver-text(1), xnlock(1)
 

COPYRIGHT

        Copyright 1985, 1990 by Dan Heller <argv@danheller.com>.
 

AUTHOR

        Dan Heller <argv@danheller.com>, 1985.
 
        Ability to run standalone or with xscreensaver added by Jamie  Zawinski
        <jwz@jwz.org>, 13-aug-92.