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Beep Media Player an audio player for X.


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1. beep-media-player.1.man

Manpage of BEEP-MEDIA-PLAYER

BEEP-MEDIA-PLAYER

Section: BMP Manual Pages (1)
Updated: 24 December 2003
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NAME

Beep Media Player - an audio player for X.  

SYNOPSIS

beep-media-player [-h] [--help] [-n <session>] [--session=<session>] [-r] [--rew] [-p] [--play] [-u] [--pause] [-s] [--stop] [-f] [--fwd] [-e] [--enqueue] [-m] [--show-main-window] [-v] [--version] [filename]...  

DESCRIPTION

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

OPTIONS

BMP accepts the following options:
-h, --help
Show summary of options.
-n, --session
Select BMP/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.
-m, --show-main-window
Show the main window.
-v, --version
Print version number and exit.
 

SKINS

BMP supports WinAmp style skins. Skins may be stored in either archived (.zip, .wsz, .tgz, .tar.gz, or .tar.bz2) or unarchived format. BMP looks for skinfiles in /usr/share/bmp/Skins, ~/.bmp/Skins, and locations specified by the SKINSDIR variable.  

KEYBINDINGS

Global keybindings for BMP:

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

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 + wPlaylist 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

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
 

FILES

~/.bmp/config
Users' BMP configuration.
~/.bmp/bmp.m3u
Default playlist usually loaded on startup.
~/.bmp/gtkrc
Users set of BMP-specific GTK config settings. Options such as widget color and fonts sizes can be set here.
~/.bmp/menurc
Users set of keybindings.
~/.bmp/Skins, /usr/share/bmp/Skins
Default locations where BMP should look for skinfiles.
~/.bmp/Plugins
Location of user installed plugins.
 

ENVIRONMENT

SKINSDIR
Colon separated list of paths where BMP 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 BMP is at http://beepmp.sourceforge.net. Here you can find info about BMP, download the latest version, plugins, and skins.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
SKINS
KEYBINDINGS
FILES
ENVIRONMENT
OTHER INFO

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