Langue: en

Version: 2009-03-25 (ubuntu - 24/10/10)

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Section: 1 (Commandes utilisateur)


listen - music player




music player and manager.

With listen you can import, manage, play your music collection, transfer song to your ipod, download podcast, browser shoutcast webradio directory

When you play a song in listen, you have direct access to wikipedia information about artist, album or track, lyrics and information

Listen can automatically generate playlist from many criteria, fill your current playing playlist with suggested song, search and download cover from Internet

After set the directory of your music library, if you add, remove a file or change metadata of a file in this directory listen automatic update this own library database to display new information


show program's version number and exit
-h, --help
show this help message and exit
-p, -a, --play
play files
-q, --queue
queue files in the playlist
play the next song in the playlist
play the previous song in the playlist
play or pause current playing media
rewind the played song
forward the played song
-c, --current-playing
show current playing song
-v VOLUME, --volume=VOLUME
change volume (VOLUME 0.0-1.0)
-d DEVICE, --device=DEVICE
play a device
show information about supported audio file
Dump gstplayer state (for debugging purpose)
Force a sanity check of the library
change debug level (0-9)
This manual page was written by Abaakouk Mehdi Originally based on manual written by Gauvain Pocentek <> for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.