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 XMMS(1)                       Version 1.2.11                        XMMS(1)
 XMMS Manual Pages                                         XMMS Manual Pages

                                17 March 2004



 NAME
      XMMS - an audio player for X.

 SYNOPSIS
      xmms [-h] [--help] [-n <session>] [--session=<session>] [-r] [--rew]
      [-p] [--play] [-u] [--pause] [-s] [--stop] [-t] [--play-pause] [-f]
      [--fwd] [-e] [--enqueue] [-S] [--toggle-shuffle] [-R] [--toggle-repeat]
      [-A] [--toggle-advance] [-m] [--show-main-window] [-q] [--quit] [-i
      <session id>] [--sm-client-id=<session id>] [-v] [--version]
      [filename]...

 DESCRIPTION
      XMMS is the X Multimedia System.  It is used to play audio and other
      kinds of media files.  By default XMMS can play MPEG audio, Ogg
      Vorbis, RIFF wav, most module formats and a few other formats.  XMMS
      can be extended through plugins to play a number of other audio and
      video formats.

 OPTIONS
      XMMS accepts the following options:

      -h, --help
           Show summary of options.

      -n, --session
           Select XMMS session (Default: 0).

      -r, --rew
           Skip backwards in playlist.

      -p, --play
           Start playing current playlist.

      -u, --pause
           Pause current song.

      -s, --stop
           Stop current song.

      -t, --play-pause
           Pause if playing, play otherwise.

      -f, --fwd
           Skip forward in playlist.

      -e, --enqueue
           Don't clear the playlist.

      -Q, --queue



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 XMMS(1)                       Version 1.2.11                        XMMS(1)
 XMMS Manual Pages                                         XMMS Manual Pages

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           Add file(s) to playlist and queue

      -S, --toggle-shuffle[=SWITCH]
           Toggle the 'shuffle' flag.

           Optional argument SWITCH may be either 'on' or 'off'

      -R, --toggle-repeat[=SWITCH]
           Toggle the 'repeat' flag.

           Optional argument SWITCH may be either 'on' or 'off'

      -A, --toggle-advance[=SWITCH]
           Toggle the 'no playlist advance' flag.

           Optional argument SWITCH may be either 'on' or 'off'

      -m, --show-main-window
           Show the main window.

      -i, --sm-client-id
           Set session manager identification.

      -v, --version
           Print version number and exit.

      -q, --quit
           Close remote session.

 SKINS
      XMMS supports WinAmp style skins.  Skins may be stored in either
      archived (.zip, .wsz, .tgz, .tar.gz, or .tar.bz2) or unarchived
      format.  XMMS looks for skinfiles in ${prefix}/share/xmms/Skins,
      ~/.xmms/Skins, and locations specified by the SKINSDIR variable.

 KEYBINDINGS
      Global keybindings for XMMS:

        z                   Previous song
        x                   Play
        c                   Pause
        v                   Stop
        b                   Next song
        l                   Play file
        j                   Jump to file
        r                   Toggle Repeat
        s                   Toggle Shuffle
        Shift + l           Play directory
        Control + l         Play location



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 XMMS(1)                       Version 1.2.11                        XMMS(1)
 XMMS Manual Pages                                         XMMS Manual Pages

                                17 March 2004



        Control + p         Preferences dialog
        Control + v         Visualization plugin dialog
        Control + r         Time remaining
        Control + a         Always on top
        Control + w         Winshade mode
        Control + d         Doublesize mode
        Control + e         Easy move
        Control + j         Jump to time
        Control + z         Start of list
        Control + n         No Playlist Advance
        Control + 3         File info dialog
        Control + Alt + w   Toggle Equalizer winshade mode
        Shift + Control + w Playlist winshade mode
        Alt + w             Hide/show mainwindow
        Alt + e             Hide/show playlistwindow
        Alt + g             Hide/show Equalizer
        Alt + s             Skin selecting window

      Main window specific:

        Arrow key up        Volume up 2%
        Arrow key down      Volume down 2%
        Arrow key right     Skip 5 seconds forward in song
        Arrow key left      Skip 5 seconds back in song

      Playlist window specific:

        Arrow key up        Up one step in playlist
        Arrow key down      Down one step in playlist
        Delete              Remove selected songs from playlist
        Control + Delete    Keeps the selected tracks and removes the rest
        Q                   Queue/Dequeue the tracks selected
        Shift + Q           Clear the queue list
        Alt + Q             Queue manager
        Page Up             Move one page up
        Page Down           Move one page down
        Home                First page in playlist
        End                 Last page in playlist
        Enter               Play selected song
        Insert              Add file dialog
        Shift + Insert      Add directory dialog
        Alt + Insert        Add url dialog

      Equalizer shade mode specific:

        Arrow key up        Volume up 2%
        Arrow key down      Volume down 2%
        Arrow key right     Balance 4% to right
        Arrow key left      Balance 4% to left



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 XMMS(1)                       Version 1.2.11                        XMMS(1)
 XMMS Manual Pages                                         XMMS Manual Pages

                                17 March 2004



 FILES
      ~/.xmms/config    Users xmms configuration.

      ~/.xmms/xmms.m3u  Default playlist usually loaded on startup.

      ~/.xmms/gtkrc     Users set of xmms-specific GTK config settings.
                        Options such as widget color and fonts sizes can be
                        set here.

      ~/.xmms/menurc    Users set of keybindings.

      ~/.xmms/Skins, ${prefix}/share/xmms/Skins
                        Default locations where XMMS should look for
                        skinfiles.

      ~/.xmms/Plugins   Location of user installed plugins.

 ENVIRONMENT
      SKINSDIR    Colon separated list of paths where XMMS should look for
                  skinfiles.

      TARCMD      Tar command supporting GNU tar style decompression.  Used
                  for unpacking gzip and bzip2 compressed skins.  Default is
                  tar.

      UNZIPCMD    Command for decompressing zip files (skins).  Default is
                  unzip.

 OTHER INFO
      The webpage for XMMS is at http://www.xmms.org.  Here you can find
      info about XMMS, download the latest version, plugins, and skins.

 SEE ALSO
      wmxmms(1)


















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