compass



XScreenSaver(1)                                                XScreenSaver(1)




NAME

       compass - draws a spinning compass.


SYNOPSIS

       compass   [-display  host:display.screen]  [-visual  visual]  [-window]
       [-root] [-delay number] [-no-db]


DESCRIPTION

       This draws a compass, with all elements spinning  about  randomly,  for
       that ‘‘lost and nauseous’’ feeling.


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: 20000 (0.02 sec-
               onds.).

       -db | -no-db
               Double Buffer. Boolean.


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(1)


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright  ©  2002 by Jamie Zawinski.  Permission to use, copy, modify,
       distribute, and sell this software and its documentation for  any  pur-
       pose  is  hereby granted without fee, provided that the above copyright
       notice appear in all copies and that both  that  copyright  notice  and
       this  permission  notice appear in supporting documentation.  No repre-
       sentations are made about the suitability of this software for any pur-
       pose.  It is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.


AUTHOR

       Jamie Zawinski.



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