XLOGO(1) General Commands Manual XLOGO(1)
xlogo – X Window System logo
xlogo [-toolkitoption …]
The xlogo program displays the X Window System logo.
Xlogo accepts all of the standard X Toolkit command line options, as
well as the following:
-render This option indicates that the logo should be drawn with anti-
aliased edges using the RENDER extension.
-sharp If -render is also specified, this forces the edges to be ren‐
dered in sharp mode, (ie. 1-bit alpha channel).
-shape This option indicates that the logo window should be shaped
rather than rectangular.
The default width and the default height are each 100 pixels. This
program uses the Logo widget in the Athena widget set. It understands
all of the Simple widget resource names and classes as well as:
foreground (class Foreground)
Specifies the color for the logo. The default is depends on
whether reverseVideo is specified. If reverseVideo is speci‐
fied the default is XtDefaultForeground, otherwise the default
shapeWindow (class ShapeWindow)
Specifies that the window is shaped to the X logo. The default
In order to specify resources, it is useful to know the hierarchy of
the widgets which compose xlogo. In the notation below, indentation
indicates hierarchical structure. The widget class name is given
first, followed by the widget instance name.
DISPLAY 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.
specifies required resources
Ollie Jones of Apollo Computer and Jim Fulton of the MIT X Consortium
wrote the logo graphics routine, based on a graphic design by Danny
Chong and Ross Chapman of Apollo Computer.
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