carousel



XScreenSaver(1)                                                XScreenSaver(1)




NAME

       carousel - displays multiple images rotating in a circular formation


SYNOPSIS

       carousel  [-display  host:display.screen]  [-visual  visual]  [-window]
       [-root]  [-count  int]  [-zoom  |  -no-zoom]  [-tilt  XY]  [-titles   |
       -no-titles]  [-font  font]  [-speed  ratio]  [-duration seconds] [-fps]
       [-debug] [-wireframe]


DESCRIPTION

       Loads several random images, and displays them  flying  in  a  circular
       formation.   The  circle changes speed and direction randomly, tilts on
       its axis, and the images move in and out.

       This program requires a good video card  capable  of  supporting  large
       textures.

       To specify the directory that images are loaded from, run xscreensaver-
       demo(1) and click on the "Advanced" tab.


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.

       -count int
               How many images to display.  Default 7.

       -zoom | -no-zoom
               Whether the images should move in and out (toward and away from
               the axis of rotation).  Default true.

       -tilt XY | -no-tilt
               Whether  the  axis  of  rotation should tilt, and how.  -tilt X
               means that it will tilt toward and away from the viewer.  -tilt
               Y  means that it will tilt to the left and right of the screen.
               -tilt XY (the default) means it will do both.

       -titles | -no-titles
               Whether to display the file names of the images  beneath  them.
               Default: yes.

       -font font-name
               The  font  to  use  for titles.  Note that the size of the font
               affects the clarity of the characters, not their  size  (it  is
               auto-scaled.)

       -duration seconds
               Every duration seconds, one of the images will be replaced with
               a new one.  Default 20 seconds.

       -speed ratio
               Speed up or slow down the animation.  0.5 means half as fast as
               the default; 2.0 means twice as fast.

       -delay number
               Per-frame  delay,  in  microseconds.  Default: 20000 (0.02 sec-
               onds.).

       -fps    Whether to show a frames-per-second display at  the  bottom  of
               the screen.

       -debug  Prints debugging info to stderr.

       -wireframe
               Another debug mode.


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.


SEE ALSO

       X(1),  xscreensaver-demo(1)  xscreensaver-getimage(1)   xscreensaver(1)
       glslideshow(1)


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2005 by Jamie Zawinski.

       Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and
       its documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without  fee,  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.  No representations are made about the suitabil-
       ity of this software for any purpose.  It is provided "as  is"  without
       express or implied warranty.


AUTHOR

       Jamie Zawinski.



X Version 11                                                   XScreenSaver(1)

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