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Name

esdctl - The Enlightened Sound Daemon

Description

Command-line control program for EsounD

Usage

esdctl [options] [command]

options: “-s", --server=host:port contact esd server on host at port

commands:

lock
foreign clients may not use the server
unlock
foreign clients may use the server
standby, off
suspend sound output for other programs
resume, on
resume sound output
cache sample
cache a sample in the server
getid name
retrieve a sample id from its name
free name
uncache a sample in the server
play name
play a cached sample once
loop name
make a cached sample loop
stop name
stop the looping sample at end
serverinfo
get server info from server
allinfo
get player and sample info from server
panstream id left right set
panning for a stream
pansample id left right set
default panning for a sample - left/right pan values scaled to 256.
standbymode
see if server’s on standby, etc.

See Also

esd(1) , esdcat(1) , esddsp(1) , esdloop(1) , esdplay(1) , esdsample(1) , esd-config(1) , esdfilt(1) , esdmon(1) , esdrec(1)


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