canberra-gtk-play Man page

canberra-gtk-play General Commands Manual canberra-gtk-play

NAME

canberra-gtk-play – play a sound event

SYNOPSIS

canberra-gtk-play [ OPTIONS… ]

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the canberra-gtk-play command.

canberra-gtk-play plays sound events that are specified by the XDG
Sound Theme and Name Specification.

OPTIONS

Application Options
-v, –version
Display version number and quit

-i, –id=STRING
Event sound identifier

-f, –file=PATH
Play file

-d, –description=STRING
Event sound description

-c, –cache-control={ permanent|volatile|never }
Specify how canberra-gtk-play manages its cache. permanent will
cause the sample to be cached permanently, volatile to be cached
until the cache needs to be freed.

-l, –loop=INTEGER
Loop how many times (default: 1)

-V, –volume=STRING
A floating point dB value for the sample volume (ex: 0.0)

–property=STRING
An arbitrary property

–display=DISPLAY
X display to use

Help Options
-h, –help
Show help options

–help-all
Show all help options

–help-gtk
Show GTK+ Options

GTK+ Options
–class=CLASS
Program class as used by the window manager

–name=

NAME

Program name as used by the window manager

–screen=SCREEN
X screen to use

–sync Make X calls synchronous

–gtk-module=MODULES
Load additional GTK+ modules

–g-fatal-warnings
Make all warnings fatal

AUTHORS
canberra-gtk-play is Copyright 2008 Lennart Poettering.

This manual page was written by Francois Wendling
for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

2010-08-01 canberra-gtk-play