Provided by: cmatrix_1.2a-5build2_amd64
CMatrix - simulates the display from "The Matrix"
cmatrix [-abBflohnsVx] [-u update] [-C color]
Shows a scrolling 'Matrix' like screen in Linux OPTIONS -a Asynchronous scroll -b Bold characters on -B All bold characters (overrides -b) -f Force the linux $TERM type to be on -l Linux mode (sets "matrix.fnt" font in console) -o Use old-style scrolling -h, -? Print usage and exit -n No bold characters (overrides -b and -B) -s "Screensaver" mode, exits on first keystroke -x X window mode, use if your xterm is using mtx.pcf -V Print version information and exit -u delay Screen update delay 0 - 9, default 4 -C color Use this color for matrix (default green). Valid colors are green, red, blue, white, yellow, cyan, magenta and black. KEYSTROKES The following keystrokes are available during execution (unavailable in -s mode) a Toggle asynchronous scroll b Random bold characters B All bold characters n Turn off bold characters 0-9 Adjust update speed ! @ # $ % ^ & ) Change the color of the matrix to the corresponding color: ! - red, @ - green, # - yellow, $ - blue, % - magenta, ^ - cyan, & - white, ) - black. q Quit the program
This program is very CPU intensive. Don't be surprised if it eats up over 40% of your CPU at times.
The CMatrix homepage is currently at http://www.asty.org/cmatrix.
Chris Allegretta (firstname.lastname@example.org), with a lot of help from many other people. See README file for details. Mon May 3 1999 CMatrix(1)