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pyro - simulate fireworks
pyro [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background color] [-window]
[-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual] [-count integer] [-frequency integer] [-scat-
The pyro program simulates fireworks, in a way similar to a Macintosh program of the same
pyro 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 particles should be allowed on the screen at once. Default 100.
How often new missiles should launch. Default 30.
How many particles should appear when a missile explodes. Default 20. The actual
number used is between N and N+(N/2).
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.
Copyright (C) 1992 by Jamie Zawinski. Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and
sell this software and its documentation for any purpose 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 representations
are made about the suitability of this software for any purpose. It is provided "as is"
without express or implied warranty.
Jamie Zawinski <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 13-aug-92.
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