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Manual Reference Pages  -  GQMPEG (1)

NAME

GQmpeg - A frontend to mpg123.

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Options
Files
Authors

SYNOPSIS

gqmpeg [option(s)] [file(s) | ipc_command(s)]

DESCRIPTION

A frontend to mpg123 with extensive themeability and playlist support.

OPTIONS

General options:
--skin:skindir
  Load skin from skindir.
--geometry [+|-]xxx[+|-]yyy
  Specify window position using the format [+|-]xxx[+|-]yyy.
--dock Enable docking behavior. Changes mouse button behavior only, disconnects middle button (button2) and disables moving of the window by dragging the mouse.
--dockwm
  Enable Window Maker docking. Also applies the -dock option.
--skinhelp
  Print mouse event coordinates, helpful for skin creation.
--debug Enable debugging output.
-h, --help
  Displays basic usage information.
--blank Start up with an empty playlist.
Commands (refered to as ipc commands) are also available that allow the control of another GQmpeg process, ipc must be enabled in the programs options. If GQmpeg is not running and ipc commands are used, a new process is spawned for these commands to control. These are the available ipc options:
-p, --play Starts playback, if already playing works like pause.
-s, --stop
  Stop playback.
-n, --next
  Skips to the next song in the playlist.
-b, --back
  Skips to the previous song in the playlist.
-ps, --pause
  If playingm toggles pause of playback.
-pladd, --playlist_add file [...]
  Add file(s) to the current playlist.
-pladdplay, --playlist_add_play file
  Add file to the current playlist and play it.
-plrm, --playlist_remove file [...]
  Remove file(s) from the current playlist, if present.
-plclr, --playlist_clear
  Clear the current playlist.
-pl, --playlist file
  Load playlist file.
-plappend, --playlist_append file [...]
  Append file(s) to the current playlist.
-f, --file file
  Play file but do not add to the current playlist, or if file is a playlist, load it as the current playlist.
-q, --quit
  Tell a running GQmpeg to quit.

FILES

Files in home directories:
.gqmpeg/gqmpegrc
  The main configuration file, all options are saved here.
.gqmpeg/session-playlist.gqmpeg
  On application exit, the current playlist is saved to this file. Then depending on start up options, read upon application start.
.gqmpeg/playlists
  Default location for playlist files.
.gqmpeg/skins
  Default location for skins.
.gqmpeg/command
  A FIFO file that commands can be sent to (for example, with echo), to control the currently running process. Example commands are play, pause, stop, next, prev, quit, play_file <filename>, etc. See README for more details.
.gqmpeg/command.pid
  Contains the current PID of the gqmpeg process (if any) that is listening for ipc commands.

SEE ALSO

mpg123(1), ogg123(1), xmp(1), v4l(4)

AUTHORS

Main Author
  John Ellis <johne@bellatlantic.net>
See README for full credits.
HomePage:
  http://gqmpeg.sourceforge.net
Please send feedback to gqview@users.sourceforge.net or the author, above.

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