deco - draw tacky 70s basement wall panelling
deco [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual] [-delay
seconds] [-max-depth int] [-min-width int] [-min-height int] [-cycle]
The deco program subdivides and colors rectangles randomly. It looks
kind of like Brady-Bunch-era rec-room wall paneling. (Raven says:
"this screensaver is ugly enough to peel paint.")
deco 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 a private colormap for the window.
Specify which visual to use. Legal values are the name of a
visual class, or the id number (decimal or hex) of a specific
How long to wait before starting over. Default 5 seconds.
How deep to subdivide. Default 12. Default 8.
-min-height integer The size of the smallest rectangle to draw.
Whether to do color cycling. Default False.
If color cycling, how often to change the colors. Default
1000000, or 1 second.
DISPLAY to get the default host and display number.
to get the name of a resource file that overrides the global
resources stored in the RESOURCE_MANAGER property.
Copyright © 1997 by Jamie Zawinski. Permission to use, copy, modify,
distribute, and sell this software and its documentation for any
purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that the above copy-
right notice appear in all copies and that both that copyright notice
and this permission notice appear in supporting documentation. No rep-
resentations are made about the suitability of this software for any
purpose. It is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.
Jamie Zawinski <email@example.com>, 26-Apr-97, based on code by Michael D.
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