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SMPlayer - The best GUI frontend for MPlayer
smplayer [-minigui] [-mpcgui] [-defaultgui] [-config-path <directory>]
[-send-action <action_name>] [-actions <action_list>]
[[-no]-close-at-end] [[-no]-fullscreen] [-sub <subtitle_file>] [-pos
<x> <y>] [-size <width> <height>] [-add-to-playlist]
[-help|--help|-h|-?] [[-playlist] <media1>] [[-playlist] <media2>]...
SMPlayer is a GUI media player based on Qt 4, using mplayer(1) as its
Open the mini GUI instead of the default one.
Open the mpc GUI instead of the default one.
Open the default gui.
Specify the directory for the configuration files (smplayer.ini,
Try to make a connection to another running instance and send to
it the specified action.
Example: smplayer -send-action pause
The rest of options (if any) will be ignored and the application
will exit. It will return 0 on success or -1 on failure.
<action_list> is a list of actions separated by spaces. The
actions will be executed just after loading the file (if any) in
the same order as input. For switchable actions you can pass
true or false as parameter.
Example: smplayer -actions.br "fullscreen compact true"
Quotes are necessary in case you pass more than one action.
Close the main window when the file/playlist finishes.
Do not close the main window when the file/playlist finishes.
Play the video in fullscreen mode.
Play the video in windowed mode.
-sub Specify the subtitle file to be loaded (for the first video
-pos <x> <y>
Specify the coordinates where the main window will be displayed.
-size <width> <height>
Specify the size of the main window.
-h, -help, --help, -?
Show the help message and then exit.
If there is another instance running, the media will be added to
that instance's playlist. If there is no other instance, this
option will be ignored and the files will be opened in a new
<media1> <media2> ...
Any kind of file that SMPlayer can open. It can be a local file,
a DVD (e.g. dvd://1), an Internet stream (e.g. mms://....) or a
local playlist in format m3u or pls. If the -playlist option is
used, that means that SMPlayer will pass the -playlist option to
MPlayer, so MPlayer will handle the playlist, not SMPlayer.
The author of SMPlayer is Ricardo Villalba <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
This manual page was written by Matvey Kozhev <email@example.com> for
the Ubuntu project (but may be used by others). Has been updated by
greengreat <firstname.lastname@example.org> for the SMPlayer project (July 2009).
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. On Debian
systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be
found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.
Please submit bugs to http://sourceforge.net/projects/smplayer.