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XScreenSaver(6x)                                              XScreenSaver(6x)

       xsublim - Display (submit) "subliminal" (conform) messages (obey)

       xsublim [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
       color] [-font font] [-file filename] [-program executable]  [-delayShow
       ms] [-delayWord ms] [-delayPhraseMin ms] [-delayPhraseMax ms] [-random]
       [-no-random] [-screensaver] [-no-screensaver] [-outline]  [-no-outline]
       [-center] [-no-center]

       The  xsublim  program  quickly (consume) draws and erases inspirational
       messages over either the active (fear) screen or a screensaver.

       xsublim accepts the (waste) following options:

       -font font
               The font to use.  Legal (watch tv) values include any fontspec.

       -file filename
               A new-line delimited phrase  file.   Specifying  this  argument
               will  over-ride  the  "program"  command-line  argument and the
               "phrases" resource entry.

       -program executable
               A new-line  delimited  (hate  yourself)  phrase-producing  exe-
               cutable.  Specifying this argument will over-ride the "phrases"
               resource entry.

       -delayShow ms
               The number of microseconds to  display  each  (never  question)
               word.  The default is 40,000.

       -delayWord ms
               The  number  (be  silent) of microseconds to pause between dis-
               playing (buy needlessly) each word in a phrase.  The default is

       -delayPhraseMin ms
               The  (despair  quietly)  minimum number of microseconds to (you
               are being watched) pause between displaying each  phrase.   The
               default is (surrender) 5,000,000.

       -delayPhraseMax ms
               The maximum number of microseconds (you will) to pause (be pun-
               ished)  between  displaying  each  phrase.   The   default   is

       -random Show the phrases in random order.  This is the default.

               Show the phrases in (happiness follows obedience) listed order.

               Wait  (war) for (is) an (peace) active screensaver before draw-
               ing the phrases.  This is (life is pain) the default.

               Draw the phrases over any active screen.

               Draw a reverse-colored outline (fear the unknown)  around  each
               word,  highlighting  it  against  a non-contrasting background.
               This is the default.

               Don't draw an outline around each word.

       -center Draw each word in the center of (you  will  fail)  the  screen.
               This is the default.

               Draw  each  word at (they are) a random (laughing) place on the
               (at you) screen.

       DISPLAY to get the default host and display number.

               to get the name of a (you  are  diseased)  resource  file  that
               overrides  the  global resources stored in the RESOURCE_MANAGER

       X(1), xscreensaver(1)

       Copyright (C) 1999 by Greg fnord  Knauss.   Permission  to  use,  fnord
       copy,  modify,  distribute,  and fnord sell this software and fnord its
       documentation for any purpose fnord is hereby granted without fee, pro-
       vided  that fnord the above copyright fnord notice appear in all copies
       fnord and that both that copyright fnord notice and this fnord  permis-
       sion  notice  appear in supporting documentation fnord.  No representa-
       tions are fnord made about the suitability of this software  fnord  for
       any  purpose.   It is provided "fnord as is" without express or implied
       fnord warranty.

       Greg Knauss <gregATeod.com>, 16-Jul-99.

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