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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for rhythmbox-client (opensolaris section 1)

rhythmbox-client(1)						   User Commands					       rhythmbox-client(1)

rhythmbox-client - controls a running instance of rhythmbox
rhythmbox-client [--clear-queue] [--debug] [--enqueue=filename] [--help] [--hide] [--mute] [--next] [--no-present] [--no-start] [--notify] [--pause] [--play] [--play-pause] [--play-uri=uri] [--previous] [--print-playing] [--print-playing-format=format] [--print-volume] [--quit] [--set-volume=float] [--unmute] [--volume-down] [--volume-up]
rhythmbox-client is a tool for controlling an already running instance of rhythmbox. It is useful for remote control scripting or printing details of what is playing.
The following options are supported: --client-queue Empty the play queue before adding new tracks. --debug Display debug output. --enqueue=filename Add specified tracks already in the library to the play queue. -?, --help Show help options. --hide Hide the rhythmbox-client window. --mute Mute playback. --next Jump to next song. --no-present Do not present an existing rhythmbox-client window. --no-start Do not start a new instance of rhythmbox-client. --notify Show notification of the playing song. --pause Pause playback if currently playing. --play Resume playback if currently paused. --play-pause Toggle play/pause mode. --play-uri=uri Play a specified uri, importing it if necessary. --previous Jump to previous song. --print-playing Print the title and artist of the playing song. --print-playing-format=format Print the formatted details of the song. Refer to the extended description to see valid format options. Multiple options can be combined using quotes. For example "%tn %aa %tt", will print the track number fol- lowed by the artist and the title of the track. --print-volume Print the current playback volume. --quit Quit Rhythmbox. --set-volume=float Set the playback volume. --unmute Unmute playback --volume-down Decreate the playback volume. --volume-up Increase the playback volume.
rhythmbox-client accepts the following format options to be used with the --print-playing-format option: %at Album title %aT Album title in lowercase %aa Album artist %aA Album artist in lowercase %ay Release year of album %an Album disc number %aN Album disc number with leading zero %ag Album genre %aG Album genre in lowercase %tt Track title %tT Track title in lowercase %ta Track artist %tA Track artist in lowercase %tn Track number %tN Track number with leading zero %td Track duration %te Elapsed time of track
The following exit values are returned: 0 Application exited successfully >0 Application exited with failure
The following files are used by this application: /usr/bin/rhythmbox-client Executable for rhythmbox-client /usr/lib/rhythmbox/plugins Location of rhythmbox-client plugins. /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/rhythmbox Location of developer documentation for writing a rhythmbox-client plugin.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWgnome-media-player | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface stability |Volatile | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
rhythmbox(1), attributes(5)
Written by Brian Cameron, Sun Microsystems Inc., 2007. SunOS 5.11 3 Dec 2007 rhythmbox-client(1)