Don't forget the -geometry -pagesize switches to control size and placement.
TROS: How IBM mainframes stored microcode in transformers http://www.righto.com/2019/11/tros-how-ibm-mainframes-stored.html
“Gidget Meets the Squirrel Dogs from Outer Space” https://rollership.tumblr.com/post/189403852832/cluboftigerghost-gidget-meets-the-squirrel-dogs
i've got about ten seconds left to take in the sights. remembering anything is like walking my mech through the meter-deep industrial sludge when we defended that factory from fascist insurgents. moving my eyes takes as much energy as a stardrive jumping.
then the arm swings me around again and i see my killer? captor? savior is too much to hope for. her eyes widen as mine flutter closed. i see her punch some buttons, her hair flying free and wild around her. safety hazard, i numbly recall, but she doesn't seem to care. she's good enough at this for no one to care. as she hammers the control pad like a drum soloist, a person-sized pod opens on the back of her mech, gleaming green, nestled among a cluster of others. i allow myself one last tantalizing, decadent hope. maybe.
she signs through the cockpit right before my eyes finally slip shut. *i've got you. you're okay.* and i know that im gonna open them again, and she'll be the first face i see when my life starts again.
old computer nerd, car guy, science fiction and fantasy fan, cat lover
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko