Hey, EMACS: First parameter, NAME, should be all caps Second parameter, SECTION, should be 1-8, maybe w/ subsection other parameters are allowed: see man(7), man(1)
NAMEgperiodic - periodic table application
SYNOPSISgperiodic [option(s)] [element_symbol | atomic_number]
DESCRIPTIONgperiodic is a small X/GTK+-based program which allows you to browse through a periodic table of chemical elements, and view somewhat detailed information on each of the elements. 118 elements are currently listed.
OPTIONSZero options will start gperiodic.
- Show the help screen.
- -c <Temp>
- Color the elements according to their phase at temperature <Temp> in Kelvins.
- Dump the periodic table.
- Be verbose.
- element_symbol | atomic_number
Display information on the element with the given element symbol or atomic number.
The output is UTF-8 encoded (see Debian bug #466231).
AUTHORThe program was originally written by Kyle R. Burton. The current author is Jonas Frantz <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
This manual page was written by Sebastien Bacher <email@example.com>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).