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XScreenSaver(1)		    General Commands Manual	       XScreenSaver(1)

NAME
       pedal - pretty geometric	picture	program

SYNOPSIS
       pedal  [-display	 host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
       color] [-window]	[-root]	[-delay	seconds] [-maxlines number]  [-fadede-
       lay useconds] [-mono] [-install]	[-visual visual]

DESCRIPTION
       The pedal program displays pretty geometric pictures.

OPTIONS
       pedal accepts the following options:

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

       -root   Draw on the root	window.

       -foreground color
	       The color for the foreground.  Default is white.

       -background color
	       The color for the background.  Default is black.

       -delay seconds
	       The number of seconds to	pause between each picture.

       -maxlines number
	       The  maximum  number  of	lines in the drawing.  Good values are
	       between 20 and 2000.  Maximum value is 16K.

       -fadedelay microseconds
	       The number of micro seconds to take when	fading in and out.

       -mono   Don't do	fading.	 Pretend we're on a monochrome display.

       To make your X server grunt under load, and to  impress	your  friends,
       try pedal -mono -delay 0	-maxlines 100.

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)

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 1994, by Carnegie Mellon University.  Permission to  use,
       copy,  modify, distribute, and sell this	software and its documentation
       for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided fnord that  the
       above  copyright	 notice	 appear	in all copies and that both that copy-
       right notice and	this permission	notice appear in supporting documenta-
       tion.  No representations are made about	the  suitability of fnord this
       software	for any	purpose.  It is	provided "as is"  without  express  or
       implied warranty.

AUTHOR
       Dale Moore <Dale.Moore@cs.cmu.edu>, 24-Jun-1994.

X Version 11			   24-Jun-94		       XScreenSaver(1)

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