vdltodmx - dmx configuration file parser and printer


   vdltodmx infile outfile


   vdltodmx  reads  the  input  file, which should be in VDL configuration
   file format.  After a successful parse, a file  in  Xdmx  configuration
   file format is written to the output file.

   The  VDL  file  format  is  used  with  xmovie, which is available from


   Given the following VDL-format file:
          2560 2048 Left two-thirds [restrict=*:2]
          :2.1 1280 2048   0    0 0 0
          :2.2 1280 2048   1280 0 0 0
          1280 1024 0      0
          1280 1024 0      1024
          1280 1024 1280   0
          1280 1024 1280   1024
          2560 2048 Right two-thirds [restrict=*:2]
          :2.2 1280 2048   0   0 0 0
          :2.3 1280 2048   1280 0 0 0
          1280 1024 1280    0
          1280 1024 1280    1024
          1280 1024 2560 0
          1280 1024 2560 1024
   the following DMX-format file will be produced:
          virtual "Left two-thirds" 2560x2048 {
              display :2.1 1280x2048;
              display :2.2 1280x2048 @1280x0;
          virtual "Right two-thirds" 2560x2048 {
              display :2.2 1280x2048;
              display :2.3 1280x2048 @1280x0;


   If the VDL file is  not  in  the  expected  format,  the  program  will
   probably dump core.


   Xdmx(1), xdmxconfig(1), vdl(3), xmovie(1)


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