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NAME

rhythmbox-client - controls a running instance of rhythmbox  

SYNOPSIS

rhythmbox-client [option...]  

DESCRIPTION

rhythmbox-client is a tool for controlling an already running instance of rhythmbox. It's useful for remote control scripting or printing details of what's playing.  

OPTIONS

-?,--help
Show help options
--debug
Enable debug output
--no-start
Do not start a new instance of rhythmbox
--quit
Quit rhythmbox
--no-present
Don't present an existing rhythmbox window
--hide
Hide the rhythmbox window
--next
Jump to next song
--previous
Jump to previous song
--notify
Show notification of the playing song
--play
Resume playback if currently paused
--pause
Pause playback if currently playing
--play-pause
Toggle play/pause mode
--play-uri=URI
Play a specified URI, importing it if necessary
--enqueue filename
Add specified tracks already in the library to the play queue
--clear-queue
Empty the play queue before adding new tracks
--print-playing
Print the title and artist of the playing song
--print-playing-format
Print formatted details of the song
--set-volume
Set the playback volume
--volume-up
Increase the playback volume
--volume-down
Decrease the playback volume
--print-volume
Print the current playback volume
--mute
Mute playback
--unmute
Unmute playback
 

FORMAT OPTIONS

%at
album title
%aa
album artist
%aA
album artist (lowercase)
%as
album artist sortname
%aS
album artist sortname (lowercase)
%ay
album year
%ag
album genre
%aG
album genre (lowercase)
%an
album disc number
%aN
album disc number, zero padded
%st
stream title
%tn
track number (i.e 8)
%tN
track number, zero padded (i.e 08)
%tt
track title
%ta
track artist
%tA
track artist (lowercase)
%ts
track artist sortname
%tS
track artist sortname (lowercase)
%td
track duration
%te
track elapsed time
Variables can be combined using quotes. For example "%tn %aa %tt", will print the track number followed by the artist and the title of the track.
 

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Sven Arvidsson <sa@whiz.se>, for the Debian system (but may be used by others).  

SEE ALSO

rhythmbox(1).


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
FORMAT OPTIONS
AUTHOR
SEE ALSO

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Time: 15:26:20 GMT, June 11, 2010

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