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NAME

        spiral - draws moving circular spiral patterns
 

SYNOPSIS

        spiral  [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
        color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual]  [-ncolors
        integer] [-delay microseconds] [-count integer]
 
        [-fps]
 

DESCRIPTION

        The spiral program draws moving circular spiral patterns
 

OPTIONS

        spiral 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
                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.
 
        -ncolors integer
                How many colors should be used (if possible).  Default 64.  The
                colors are chosen randomly.
 
        -count integer
                Default 40.
 
        -cycles integer
                Default 350.
 
        -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), xlock(1)
 

COPYRIGHT

        Copyright © 1994 by Darrick Brown.
 
        Permission  to  use, copy, modify, and distribute this software and its
        documentation for any purpose and without fee is hereby  granted,  pro‐
        vided  that  the  above  copyright notice appear in all copies and that
        both that copyright notice and this permission notice  appear  in  sup‐
        porting documentation.
 

AUTHOR

        Darrick Brown, 1994.
 
        Improved by Peter Schmitzberger <schmitz@coma.sbg.ac.at>, 24-Jul-95.
 
        Ability  to run standalone or with xscreensaver added by Jamie Zawinski
        <jwz@jwz.org>, 10-May-97.