deco man page on DigitalUNIX
deco - draw tacky 70s basement wall panelling
deco [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual] [-delay
seconds] [-max-depth int] [-min-width int] [-min-height int] [-cycle]
The deco program subdivides and colors rectangles randomly. It looks
kind of like Brady-Bunch-era rec-room wall paneling. (Raven says:
"this screensaver is ugly enough to peel paint.")
deco 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
How long to wait before starting over. Default 5 seconds.
How deep to subdivide. Default 12. Default 8.
-min-height integer The size of the smallest rectangle to draw.
Whether to do color cycling. Default False.
If color cycling, how often to change the colors. Default
1000000, or 1 second.
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 © 1997 by Jamie Zawinski. Permission to use, copy, modify,
distribute, and sell this software and its documentation for any pur‐
pose 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 repre‐
sentations are made about the suitability of this software for any pur‐
pose. It is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.
Jamie Zawinski <email@example.com>, 26-Apr-97, based on code by Michael D.
X Version 11 27-Apr-97 XScreenSaver(1)
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