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NAME

        superquadrics - morphing 3d shapes.
 

SYNOPSIS

        superquadrics [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window]
        [-root] [-delay number] [-spinspeed number]  [-count  number]  [-cycles
        number] [-wireframe] [-fps]
 

DESCRIPTION

        Ed  Mackey  reports  that he wrote the first version of this program in
        BASIC on a Commodore 64 in 1987, as a 320x200  black  and  white  wire-
        frame. Now it is GL and has specular reflections.
 

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: 40000 (0.04 sec-
                onds.).
 
        -spinspeed number
                0.1 - 15.0.  Default: 5.0.
 
        -count number
                0 - 100.  Default: 25.
 
        -cycles number
                0 - 100.  Default: 40.
 
        -wireframe
                Render in wireframe instead of solid.
 
        -fps    Display the current frame rate, CPU load, and polygon count.
 

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 Ed Mackey.  Permission to use, copy, modify, dis-
        tribute, and sell this software and its documentation for  any  purpose
        is hereby granted without fee, provided that the above copyright notice
        appear in all copies and that both that copyright notice and this  per-
        mission  notice appear in supporting documentation.  No representations
        are made about the suitability of this software for any purpose.  It is
        provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.
 

AUTHOR

        Ed Mackey.