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NAME

       noseguy - a little guy with a big nose wanders around being witty

SYNOPSIS

       noseguy [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background
       color] [-text-foreground color] [-text-background color]  [-font  font]
       [-window]  [-root]  [-install]  [-visual visual] [-mode mode] [-program
       program] [-filename file] [-text text] [-fps]

DESCRIPTION

       A little man with a big nose and a hat runs around spewing out messages
       to  the  screen.   This  code (and its bitmaps) were extracted from the
       xnlock program.

OPTIONS

       noseguy accepts the following options:

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

       -root   Draw on the root window.

       -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.

       -font font
               The font used for the messages.

       -program program
               This program will be run periodically, and its output  will  be
               the text of the messages.  Default:

                   xscreensaver-text --cols 40 | head -n15

               You  can  configure the text printed through the "Advanced" tab
               of xscreensaver-demo(1), or  by  editing  your  ~/.xscreensaver
               file.

       -filename file
               If  mode  is  file, then the contents of this file will be used
               for all messages.

       -text string
               If mode is  string,  then  this  text  will  be  used  for  all
               messages.

       -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), xscreensaver-text(1), xnlock(1)

COPYRIGHT

       Copyright 1985, 1990 by Dan Heller <argv@danheller.com>.

AUTHOR

       Dan Heller <argv@danheller.com>, 1985.

       Ability to run standalone or with xscreensaver added by Jamie  Zawinski
       <jwz@jwz.org>, 13-aug-92.



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