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circuit: animates a number of 3D electronic components.


circuit - animates a number of 3D electronic components.


circuit [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-delay number] [-parts number] [-no-spin] [-rotate] [-speed number] [-no-light] [-fps]


Animates a number of 3D electronic components.


-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.
-delay number
Per-frame delay, in microseconds. Default: 20000 (0.02 seconds.).
-parts number
Number of parts. Default: 10.
-spin | -no-spin
Whether the objects should spin.
-rotate | -no-rotate
Whether the scene should spin.
-speed number
Rotation speed, 0 - 100. Default: 1.
-light | -no-light
Whether to us lighting, or flat coloring.
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 Ben Buxton. 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.


Ben Buxton.


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