XROACHNG(1) General Commands Manual XROACHNG(1)
xroachng - cockroaches hide under your windows
xroach [-option .,..]
Xroachng displays disgusting cockroaches on your root window. These
creapy crawlies scamper around until they find a window to hide under.
Whenever you move or iconify a window, the exposed orthopteras again
scamper for cover.
Drop the roaches on the given display. Make sure the display is
nearby, so you can hear the screams.
Use the given string as the color for the bugs instead of the
Use the given speed for the insects instead of the default
20.0. For example, in winter the speed should be set to 5.0. In
summer, 30.0 might be about right.
This is the number of the little critters. Default is 20.
-squish Enables roach squishing. Point and shoot with any mouse but‐
Sets color of the guts that spill out of squished roaches. We
recommend, dependening on the colors on your desktop, yellow‐
-nomenu Hide menu.
Use default values for all flags.
-v Print version and exit.
Used to store flags given on the command line, and flags set in
As given by the -roaches option. Default is 20. When in trouble, remove
the file $HOME/.xroachngrc and try again.
Copyright 1991 by J.T. Anderson, 2021 by W.J. Vermin
J.T. Anderson (firstname.lastname@example.org), W.J. Vermin
Greg McFarlane (email@example.com)
xroach(1), xpenguins(1), xsnow(6)
Xroachng 1.0.0 May 2021 XROACHNG(1)