sproingies(6) Q-Bert meets Marble Madness!


sproingies [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-count number] [-delay number] [-size number] [-no-fall] [-wireframe] [-fps]


Q-Bert meets Marble Madness!


-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.
Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default.
Draw on the root window.
-count number
How many sproingies to draw at once. Default: 5.
-delay number
Per-frame delay, in microseconds. Default: 25000 (0.03 seconds.).
-size number
How much to scale the image down. Default 0 (full screen.)
Make sproingies "smart", so they do not fall down the edge.
Render in wireframe instead of solid.
Display the current frame rate, CPU load, and polygon count.


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 © 2002 by Ed Mackey. 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 warranty.


Ed Mackey. Some additional code by Sergio Gutiérrez "Sergut".