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skytentacles - 3D tentacles from the sky!
skytentacles [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window]
[-root] [-delay int] [-speed ratio] [-count int] [-slices int] [-length
float] [-wiggliness ratio] [-flexibility ratio] [-color color]
[-stripe-color color] [-sucker-color color] [-segments int] [-thickness
ratio] [-no-smooth] [-fps]
There is a tentacled abomination in the sky. From above you it
Specify which visual to use. Legal values are the name of a
visual class, or the id number (decimal or hex) of a specific
-window Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default.
-root Draw on the root window.
Delay between frames, in microseconds. Default 30000.
Less than 1 for slower, greater than 1 for faster. Default 1.
How many tentacles. Default 8.
Less than 1 for thinner tentacles, greater than 1 for thicker.
Length of the tentacles. Default 9.
A measure of how bendy the tentacles are. Smaller numbers
result in smoother flexing; larger numbers make it "crinkly".
Another measure of how bendy the tentacles are. Smaller
numbers result in straighter tentacles; larger numbers result
in more extreme curves. Default 0.35.
The colors of the various parts of the tentacle. Default green
with a redish stripe.
Larger numbers increase number of polygons in the object mesh.
Make the tentacles appear faceted instead of smooth.
-fps Display the current frame rate, CPU load, and polygon count.
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 © 2008 by Jamie Zawinski. Permission to use, copy, modify,
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