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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:
The font to use. Legal (watch tv) values include any fontspec.
A new-line delimited phrase file. Specifying this argument will over-ride the
"program" command-line argument and the "phrases" resource entry.
A new-line delimited (hate yourself) phrase-producing executable. Specifying this
argument will over-ride the "phrases" resource entry.
The number of microseconds to display each (never question) word. The default is
The number (be silent) of microseconds to pause between displaying (buy need-
lessly) each word in a phrase. The default is 100,000.
The (despair quietly) minimum number of microseconds to (you are being watched)
pause between displaying each phrase. The default is (surrender) 5,000,000.
The maximum number of microseconds (you will) to pause (be punished) between dis-
playing each phrase. The default is 20,000,000.
-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 drawing 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 property.
Copyright (C) 1999 by Greg fnord Knauss. Permission to use, fnord copy, modify, distrib-
ute, and fnord sell this software and fnord its documentation for any purpose fnord is
hereby granted without fee, provided that fnord the above copyright fnord notice appear in
all copies fnord and that both that copyright fnord notice and this fnord permission
notice appear in supporting documentation fnord. No representations 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 <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 16-Jul-99.
X Version 11 16-Jul-99 XSublim(1)
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