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RedHat 9 (Linux i386) - man page for sphere (redhat section 1)

XScreenSaver(1) 		     General Commands Manual			  XScreenSaver(1)

NAME
       sphere - draws shaded spheres

SYNOPSIS
       sphere  [-display  host:display.screen]	[-foreground color] [-background color] [-window]
       [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual] [-ncolors integer] [-delay microseconds]

DESCRIPTION
       The sphere program draws shaded spheres.

OPTIONS
       sphere 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 are chosen
	       randomly.

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) 1988 by Sun Microsystems, Inc.

       Permission  to  use,  copy, modify, and distribute this software and its documentation for
       any purpose and without fee is hereby granted, provided that the  above	copyright  notice
       appear in all copies and that both that copyright notice and this permission notice appear
       in supporting documentation.

AUTHOR
       Sun Microsystems, Inc, 1988.

       Ability to run standalone or with xscreensaver  added  by  Jamie  Zawinski  <jwz@jwz.org>,
       27-May-97.

X Version 11				    27-May-97				  XScreenSaver(1)


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