xracer - A racing game in the style of Psygnosis' WipeOut
xracer [ -h
] [ -V
] [ [ -s
] WIDTHxHEIGHT ]
[ [ -p
] LEFTxTOP ] [ -f
] [ [ -j
] DEVICE ] [ -L
is a 3D arcade game in the style of the Psygnosis game WipeOut.
You have to fly around the track without crashing, shooting opposing craft
where necessary, and arriving in first place.
requires a supported 3D hardware accelerator card and OpenGL or a
compatible library such as Brian Paul's Mesa.
- -h, --help
- Display the options and exit.
- -V, --version
- Print the current version number and exit.
- -v, --verbose
- Print verbose messages to stdout about the progress
of the game. This can be a useful aid to debugging.
- -s, --size WIDTHxHEIGHT
- Set the initial screen size.
- -p, --position LEFTxTOP
- Set the position for the initial window placement.
- -f, --fullscreen
- This option puts the game into full screen mode. In this
mode, the game takes over the screen and keyboard.
- -j, --joystick DEVICE
- Set joystick device name.
- -L, --nomipmap
- Disable mipmapping.
The fullscreen option is currently broken on 3Dfx Voodoo Graphics and Voodoo2
accelerator cards. Set the MESA_FX_GLX environment to get fullscreen on those
Maintainer: Richard W. M. Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Please see the AUTHORS
file for a full list of people who have contributed to the game.
This manual page documents xracer version 0.96.9.
XRacer is copyright (C) 1999-2000 Richard W. M. Jones and the other authors who
have contributed to the game.
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software
Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY
WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR
A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with
this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple
Place - Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.