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Eruption of pieces of hot volcanic rock.

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Eruption - eruption of pieces of hot volcanic rock


Eruption [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-ncolors num‐ ber] [-nParticles number] [-Heat number] [-Cooling number] [-Gravity number] [-delay num‐ ber] [-cycles number] [-fps]


This hack creates an eruption of pieces of hot volcanic rock. Ported from the demo effects collection (


-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. -window Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default. -root Draw on the root window. -ncolors number Number of Colors. Default: 256. -particles number Number of Particles. Default: 300. -cooloff number Eruption Cooloff. Default: 2. -heat number Heat of Eruption. Default: 256. -gravity number Gravity. Default: 1. -delay number Per-frame delay, in microseconds. Default: 5000 (0.01 seconds.). -cycles number Duration. 10 - 3000. Default: 80. -fps Display the current frame rate and CPU load.


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.


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