alsaplayer - plays various sound files
alsaplayer [options] [ filename ...]
This manual page documents briefly the alsaplayer command. This manual
page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the
original program does not have a manual page.
alsaplayer is a generic music player that can play back a large amount
of file formats.
These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long
options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is
-d, --device string
Select card and device for the alsa plugin [default=hw:0,0];
select device file for the oss plugin (you must enter the full
path to the device here) [default=/dev/dsp].
-f, --fragsize #
Set fragment size in bytes [default=4096].
-e, --enqueue file(s)
Enqueue file(s) in a running alsaplayer.
-F, --frequency #
Set the output frequency [default=44100].
-g, --fragcount #
Fragment count [default=8].
Print this help message.
-i, --interface <interface>
Load <interface> instead of default one
-l, --volume #
Set software volume [0-100].
-n, --session #
Select session # [default=0]
-p, --path [path]
Print/set the path alsaplayer looks for add-ons.
Quiet operation, no output.
Print copyright info and plugins which are used amongst other
-o, --output [alsa|jack|oss|nas|sgi|sparc]
Use ALSA, JACK, OSS, NAS, SGI or Sparc driver for output
This manual page was written by Ivo Timmermans <email@example.com>, for
the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
9 May 2001 alsaplayer(1)