APLAYMIDISection: User Commands (1)
Updated: 15 Feb 2004
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NAMEaplaymidi - play Standard MIDI Files
SYNOPSISaplaymidi -p client:port[,...] [-d delay] midifile ...
DESCRIPTIONaplaymidi is a command-line utility that plays the specified MIDI file(s) to one or more ALSA sequencer ports.
- -h, --help
Prints a list of options.
- -V, --version
Prints the current version.
- -l, --list
Prints a list of possible output ports.
- -p, --port=client:port,...
Sets the sequencer port(s) to which the events in the MIDI file(s) are
A client can be specified by its number, its name, or a prefix of its name. A port is specified by its number; for port 0 of a client, the ":0" part of the port specification can be omitted.
For compatibility with pmidi(1), the port specification is taken from the ALSA_OUTPUT_PORTS environment variable if none is given on the command line.
- -d, --delay=seconds
Specifies how long to wait after the end of each MIDI file,
to allow the last notes to die away.
AUTHORClemens Ladisch <firstname.lastname@example.org>