hydrogen (1)


       hydrogen - Simple Drum Machine


       hydrogen [options]


       This manual page documents briefly the hydrogen command.

       hydrogen is a sample based drum machine with:
       Graphical user interface based on QT3,
       Sample based realtime audio engine,
       Oss audio driver,
       Jack audio driver,
       Export to disk feature,
       Alsa midi input
       Ability to import/export Xml based song files,
       64 ticks per pattern
       16 voices with volume, solo, pan capabilities,
       Import of audio samples in wave, au, aiff format.
       Humanize and Swing functions


       This  program  follow  the  usual  GNU  command  line syntax, with long
       options starting with two  dashes  (`-').   A  summary  of  options  is
       included below.  For a complete description, see the Info files.

       -s, --song FILE
              Load a song (*.h2song) at startup.

       -h, --help
              Show summary of options.

       -v, --version
              Show version of program.

              Hydrogen is documented fully in the doc section of


       This  manual page was written by Alessandro Cominu <comix@users.source-

                               December 15, 2002                   hydrogen(1)