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braid(6)		      XScreenSaver manual		      braid(6)

NAME
       braid - draws random color-cycling braids around	a circle

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

       [-fps]

DESCRIPTION
       The braid program draws random color-cycling braids around a circle.

OPTIONS
       braid 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 used cycle through the hue, making N  stops  around  the
	       color wheel.

       -cycles integer

       -count integer

       -fps    Display the current frame rate and CPU load.

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) 1995 by John Neil.

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

AUTHOR
       John Neil <neil@math.idbsu.edu>,	29-Aug-95.

       Ability to run standalone or with xscreensaver added by Jamie  Zawinski
       <jwz@jwz.org>, 10-May-97.

X Version 11		      5.44 (20-Mar-2020)		      braid(6)

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