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fireworkx(6)		      XScreenSaver manual		  fireworkx(6)

       fireworkx - pyrotechnics simulation eye-candy.

       fireworkx  [-display  host:display.screen]  [-visual  visual] [-window]
       [-root]	[-verbose]  [-noflash]	[-noglow]  [-shoot]  [-delay   number]
       [-maxlife number] [-fps]

       Simulates fireworks (pyrotechnics); explodes better on faster machines.

       -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

       -window Draw on a newly-created window.	This is the default.

       -root   Draw on the root window.

	       Turn off light effect (runs faster)

       -noglow Turn off self glow (dull blasts..!)

       -shoot  Shoot the shells.

       -delay number
	       Delay between frames. In microseconds. (Default: 1000)

       -maxlife number
	       Maximum decay period for an explosion. (Default: 2000)

	       for scientific purposes..!

       -fps    Display the current frame rate and CPU load.

       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.

       X(1), xscreensaver(1)

       Copyright © 1999-2005 by Rony B Chandran.   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  war‐

       Written by Rony B Chandran <>

       Additional programming:
       Renuka S <>
       Jean-Pierre Demailly <>
       Nicholas Miell <>


X Version 11		      5.07 (10-Aug-2008)		  fireworkx(6)

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