xneko - cat-and-mouse chase in an X window
xneko [ -display display
] [ -geometry geometry
] [ -name name
] [ -iconic
] [ -time time
] [ -help
displays a window in which a cat chases your "mouse"
cursor. Try moving the mouse inside and outside the xneko
leaving it stationary, moving it slowly and quickly, etc., and watch the cat
All options except the last three above behave in the standard manner for X
applications (see X
(1)). The -speed
option controls the speed of
the cat (the default is 16). The -time
option controls the interval (in
microseconds) between updates of the xneko
window (the default is
125000). The -help
option provides a usage message and exits.
The program was originally written by a Japanese author as a Macintosh desktop
accessory (The word "neko" means "cat" in Japanese).
A usage message when improper arguments are supplied.
Masayuki Koba, 1990