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xdriver: GRASS Monitor - driver to display GRASS maps in

NAME

XDRIVER - GRASS Monitor - driver to display GRASS maps in X11 environment

  (drivers)

DESCRIPTION

The GRASS XDRIVER can be used to display GRASS maps in X11 environment.

Usage in details

Variables:
GRASS_WIDTH

  set the x size in pixel for the XDRIVER (default: 640)
GRASS_HEIGHT

  set the y size in pixel for the XDRIVER (default: 480)
XDRIVER_TRUECOLOR=[TRUE|FALSE]

  Look for a TrueColor visual (?)
XDRIVER_WINDOW

  ?
XDRIVER_PRIVATE_CMAP

  Private color map (?)
XDRIVER_LEFT

  defines the left position of GRASS monitor (removed?)
XDRIVER_TOP

  define the upper position of GRASS monitor (removed?)

Set the XDRIVER size


# bash shell syntax:
export GRASS_WIDTH=xxx
export GRASS_HEIGHT=yyy

# c shell syntax:
setenv GRASS_WIDTH xxx
setenv GRASS_HEIGHT yyy
To control the XDRIVER, use the d.mon module.

The maximum color depth depends on the current X Server settings.

AUTHORS

CERL
various improvements from several authors.
Rewritten 2001 by Glynn Clements

Last changed: $Date: 2007-05-14 08:26:06 +0200 (Mon, 14 May 2007) $

SEE ALSO

HTML map driver, PNG driver, PostScript driver
d.frame, d.mon, g.region