colorfire(1) Color-fire-explosion-thing-effect.


colorfire [--root/-r] [--maxfps/-x number] [--vsync/-y number] [--dpms/-M number] [--texture/-t number]


From Andreas Gustafsson ( "This didn't take me long to do, and I didn't write more than approximately 100 lines of code, but the result is still not that bad!"

Ported to Linux by Tugrul Galatali.


Draw on the root window.
--maxfps number
Set maximum frame rate.
--vsync number
Limit redraws to specified number of vertical refreshes. 0 - 100. Default: 1
--dpms number
Stop rendering new frames if the display is not on. 0 - 1. Default: 1
--texture number
0 - None
1 - Smoke (--smoke)
2 - Ripples (--ripples)
3 - Ripples (--smooth)

Default: Random


to get the default host and display number.


Copyright © 1999 by Andreas Gustafsson and Tugrul Galatali.

Colorfire is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation.

Colorfire is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.


Andreas Gustafsson <[email protected]> and Tugrul Galatali <[email protected]>