xflame - draws animated flames
] [-window] [-root] [-install]
] [-foreground color
] [-hspread int
] [-residual int
] [-variance int
] [-bloom -no-bloom] [-bitmap xbm-file
program draws animated flames across the bottom of the screen.
The flames occasionally flare up. If a bitmap is specified, that image will
float above the flames, burning.
accepts the following options:
- Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default.
- Draw on the root window.
- 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.
- -foreground color or -fg
- The color of the flames; default red. (The background color
is always black.)
- -bitmap filename
- Specifies the bitmap file to use (a monochrome XBM file.)
The name "none" means not to use a bitmap at all. If
unspecified, a built-in image will be used.
The other options are arcane. If someone would care to document them, that would
- Display the current frame rate and CPU load.
- 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 © 1996-1999 by Carsten Haitzler. 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 copyright
notice appear in all copies and that both that copyright notice and this
permission notice appear in supporting documentation. No representations are
made about the suitability of this software for any purpose. It is provided
"as is" without express or implied warranty.
Primarily written by Carsten Haitzler <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Modified over
the years by Rahul Jain <email@example.com>, Daniel Zahn
<firstname.lastname@example.org>, and Jamie Zawinski <email@example.com>.