WORMS(6) Games Manual WORMS(6)NAME
worms - animate worms on a display terminal
/usr/games/worms [ -field ] [ -length # ] [ -number # ] [ -trail ]
Brian Horn (cithep!bdh) showed me a TOPS-20 program on the DEC-2136 machine called WORM, and suggested that I write a similar program that
would run under Unix. I did, and no apologies.
-field makes a "field" for the worm(s) to eat; -trail causes each worm to leave a trail behind it. You can figure out the rest by your-
Eric P. Scott
Snails, by Karl Heuer
The lower-right-hand character position will not be updated properly on a terminal that wraps at the right margin.
Terminal initialization is not performed.
4th Berkeley Distribution May 20, 1985 WORMS(6)
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XScreenSaver(1) General Commands Manual XScreenSaver(1)NAME
grav - draws a simple orbital simulation
grav [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual] [-ncolors
integer] [-delay microseconds] [-count integer] [-decay] [-no-decay] [-trail] [-no-trail]
The grav program draws a simple orbital simulation
grav 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 a private colormap for the window.
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.
How many colors should be used (if possible). Default 200. The colors are chosen randomly.
Whether orbits should decay.
Whether the objects should leave trails behind them (makes it look vaguely like a cloud-chamber.
DISPLAY 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.
SEE ALSO X(1), xscreensaver(1), xlock(1)COPYRIGHT
Copyright (C) 1993 by Greg Bowering.
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-
Greg Bowering <email@example.com>, 1993.
Ability to run standalone or with xscreensaver added by Jamie Zawinski <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 10-May-97.
X Version 11 10-May-97 XScreenSaver(1)
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