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XScreenSaver(6x)                                              XScreenSaver(6x)



NAME
       ripples - interference patterns.

SYNOPSIS
       ripples   [-display  host:display.screen]  [-visual  visual]  [-window]
       [-root] [-delay number] [-rate number] [-fluidity number] [-light  num-
       ber] [-water] [-stir] [-oily] [-colors number] [-no-shm]

DESCRIPTION
       This  draws  rippling  interference patterns like splashing water. With
       the -water option, it manipulates your desktop image to look like some-
       thing is dripping into it.

OPTIONS
       -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.

       -window Draw on a newly-created window.  This is the default.

       -root   Draw on the root window.

       -delay number
               Per-frame  delay,  in  microseconds.  Default: 50000 (0.05 sec-
               onds.).

       -rate number
               Drizzle.  1 - 100.  Default: 5.

       -fluidity number
               Small Drops.  0 - 16.  Default: 6.

       -light number
               Lighting Effect.  0 - 8.  Default: 0.

       -water | -no-water
               Grab Screen Image.  Boolean.

       -stir | -no-stir
               Moving Splashes.  Boolean.

       -oily | -no-oily
               Psychedelic Colors.  Boolean.

       -colors number
               Colors Two.  Default: 200.

       -shm | -no-shm
               Use Shared Memory.  Boolean.

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)

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 2002 by Tom Hammersley.  Permission to use, copy, modify,
       distribute, and sell this software and its documentation for  any  pur-
       pose  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 repre-
       sentations are made about the suitability of this software for any pur-
       pose.  It is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.

AUTHOR
       Tom Hammersley.



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