skroll

text scroller
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      1 .TH skroll 1 2014-09-03 "v3.0" "Skroll nanual"
      2 .SH NAME
      3 skroll \- make a given text scroll
      4 .SH SYNOPSIS
      5 .B skroll
      6 .RI [ \-hlr ]\ [ \-n\ num ]\ [ \-d\ delay ]
      7 .SH DESCRIPTION
      8 .PP
      9 .B skroll
     10 reads text from stdin and make it scroll to stdout.
     11 .TP
     12 .B \-h
     13 Displays a help text
     14 .TP
     15 .B \-l
     16 Loop text forever
     17 .TP
     18 .B \-r
     19 Output a newline after each step
     20 .TP
     21 .BI \-n\ <num>
     22 Show <num> char at a time (defaults to 10)
     23 .TP
     24 .BI \-d\ <delay>
     25 Define scrolling speed, in second/step (defaults to 0.5)
     26 .SH EXAMPLES
     27 .TP
     28 \(buLoop indefinitely:
     29 \fBecho\fR "Hello world!" | \fBskroll\fR  \-l
     30 .TP
     31 \(buOutput \fIX\fR characters at a time:
     32 \fBskroll\fR \-n \fIX\fR < \fIFILE\fR
     33 .TP
     34 \(buRotate a step every \fIX\fR seconds:
     35 \fBmpc\fR current \-\-wait | \fBskroll\fR -d \fIX\fR
     36 .SH REPORTING BUGS
     37 If you encounter any bugs, feel free to report them at \fIwilly@mailoo.org\fR
     38 .SH AUTHORS / CONTRIBUTORS
     39 Willy Goiffon is the main author.
     40 Dave Chesser helped with the man page