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texteroids - test your mousing skills on spinning text


texteroids [ -display name ][ -fn font ][ -size size ][ text_string ]


texteroids spins the specified text string in a window. If you click on the text with the mouse, the string splits up into individual letters, each of which you may then click on.


-display name
specifies the display on which to open a connection to the Display PostScript System. If no display is specified, the DISPLAY environment variable is used.
-fn font
specifies the name of the PostScript language font software to use. The default is Times-Italic.
-size size
specifies the size, in points, of the text. The default is 36.
specifies debugging mode. In debugging mode, all PostScript code sent to the server is printed out.
specifies the text to display. If the text has spaces it must be enclosed in quotation marks. The default text string is "Adobe".


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