vines



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NAME

       vines - draws pseudo-fractal geometric patterns


SYNOPSIS

       vines  [-display  host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
       color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual]  [-ncolors
       integer] [-delay microseconds]



DESCRIPTION

       The  vines  program  is  yet  another geometric pattern generator, this
       one’s claim to fame being a pseudo-fractal looking  vine  like  pattern
       that creates nifty whorls and loops.


OPTIONS

       vines 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
               Install a private colormap for the window.

       -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.

       -ncolors integer
               How  many  colors  should  be used (if possible).  Default 200.
               The colors are chosen randomly.


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), xlock(1)


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 1997 by Tracy Camp.

       Permission  to  use, copy, modify, and distribute this software and its
       documentation for any purpose and without fee is hereby  granted,  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.


AUTHOR

       Tracy Camp <campt@hurrah.com>, 1997.

       Tweaked by David Hansen <dhansen@metapath.com>, 21-Mar-97.

       Ability  to run standalone or with xscreensaver added by Jamie Zawinski
       <jwz@jwz.org>, 10-May-97.



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