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XScreenSaver(6x)                                              XScreenSaver(6x)



NAME
       galaxy - draws spinning galaxies

SYNOPSIS
       galaxy  [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
       color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual]  [-ncolors
       integer]  [-delay  microseconds]  [-cycles  integer]  [-count  integer]
       [-size integer] [-tracks] [-no-tracks] [-spin] [-no-spin]


DESCRIPTION
       The galaxy program draws spinning galaxies.

OPTIONS
       galaxy 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 64.  The
               colors  used  cycle  through the hue, making N stops around the
               color wheel.

       -cycles integer

       -count integer

       -size integer

       -tracks

       -no-tracks

       -spin

       -no-spin

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 (C) 1994 by Hubert Feyrer.

       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
       Original Amiga version by Uli Siegmund <uliATwombat.org>
        for EGS in Cluster.

       Ported from Cluster/EGS to C/Intuition by Harald Backert.

       Ported  to  X11  and  xlockmore by Hubert Feyrer <hubert.feyrerATrz.uni-
       regensburg.de>, 30-Sep-94.

       Modified by David Bagley <bagleydATbigfoot.com>, 23-Oct-94.

       Modified by Dave Mitchell <davemATmagnet.com>, 7-Apr-97.

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



X Version 11                  4.21 (01-Mar-2005)              XScreenSaver(6x)