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NAME

        ripples - interference patterns.
 

SYNOPSIS

        ripples   [-display  host:display.screen]  [-visual  visual]  [-window]
        [-root] [-delay number] [-duration secs] [-rate number] [-fluidity num-
        ber]  [-light  number]  [-water]  [-stir] [-oily] [-grayscale] [-colors
        number] [-no-shm] [-fps]
 

DESCRIPTION

        This draws rippling interference patterns like  splashing  water.  With
        the -water option, it manipulates your desktop image to look like some-
        thing is dripping into it.
 

OPTIONS

        -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.
 
        -window Draw on a newly-created window.  This is the default.
 
        -root   Draw on the root window.
 
        -delay number
                Per-frame delay, in microseconds.  Default:  50000  (0.05  sec-
                onds.).
 
        -duration seconds
                How  long  to run before loading a new image.  Default 120 sec-
                onds.
 
        -rate number
                Drizzle.  1 - 100.  Default: 5.
 
        -fluidity number
                Small Drops.  0 - 16.  Default: 6.
 
        -light number
                Lighting Effect.  0 - 8.  Default: 0.
 
        -water | -no-water
                Grab Screen Image.  Boolean.
 
        -stir | -no-stir
                Moving Splashes.  Boolean.
 
        -oily | -no-oily
                Psychedelic Colors.  Boolean.
 
        -grayscale
                Convert the screen image to grayscale.   Ignored  if  we  don't
                grab  the  screen  image  or  if our screen doesn't have enough
                color depth.
 
        -colors number
                Colors Two.  Default: 200.
 
        -shm | -no-shm
                Use Shared Memory.  Boolean.
 
        -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)
 

COPYRIGHT

        Copyright (C) 2002 by Tom Hammersley.  Permission to use, copy, modify,
        distribute, and sell this software and its documentation for  any  pur-
        pose  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 repre-
        sentations are made about the suitability of this software for any pur-
        pose.  It is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.
 

AUTHOR

        Tom Hammersley.