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xdbedizzy - demo of DBE creating a double buffered spinning scene


xdbedizzy kx [-display host:dpy] [-delta dlt] [-class visclass] [-depth visdepth] [-visid visualid] [-list] [-nodb] [-help] [-speed number] [-sync] [-spokes n] [-verbose]

xdbedizzy kx [-print] [-printer printername] [-printfile file] [-delta dlt] [-class visclass] [-depth visdepth] [-visid visualid] [-list] [-nodb] [-help] [-sync] [-spokes n] [-verbose]


xdbedizzy is a demo of DBE creating a double buffered spinning scene.


-display host:dpy
This option specifies the X server to contact.
Switches to printer output (default is video output). If no other printer arguments are given the default printer is being used.
-printer printername
This option specifies the Xprint printer to contact.
-printfile filename
Redirects the PDL (Printer Desktoption Language, usually Postscript, PDF, PCL, etc.) stream to the specified file.
-numpages count
Number of pages to print. Default is 5.
-delta dlt
Delta value used to rotate the scene for each frame (video output) or page (printer output).
-class visclass
Name of visual to choose. Valid values are TrueColor, DirectColor, PseudoColor, StaticColor, Grayscale, StaticGray
-depth depth
Depth of visual to use.
-visid visualid
Visual ID to use (ignore -class, -depth).
List double buffer capable visuals.
Single buffer (ignore -class, -depth, -visid).
Prints usage and exists.
-speed value
Defines the time to delay between frames as delay=2sec/speed. Default value is 20. This option is ignored in print mode.
Use synchronous X connection.
-spokes value
Specify number of spokes to draw. The default value is 12.
Print verbose output.

See Also

DBE(3x) , XdbeSwapBuffers(3x) , XdbeGetVisualInfo(3x) , XdbeAllocateBackBufferName(3x) , X(7) , Xprint(7) , Xserver(1x)


DISPLAY must be set to get the default host and display to use.
XPSERVERLIST must be set for the -printer option identifying the available Xprint servers. See Xprint(7) for more details.


Mark Kilgard

Allen Leinwand

Roland Mainz

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