Provided by: gnome-mplayer_1.0.8-2_amd64 bug


       gnome-mplayer - a simple GUI for MPlayer


       gnome-mplayer [options] files...
       gnome-mplayer [options] cdda://
       gnome-mplayer [options] [dvd|dvdnav]://
       gnome-mplayer [options] [http|mms|rtsp]://
       gnome-mplayer [options] /dev/[sd*|dvd|cdrom]


       This manual page documents briefly the gnome-mplayer command.

       gnome-mplayer provides a simple and clean interface to MPlayer.
       GNOME MPlayer has a rich API that is exposed via DBus.
       Using  DBus  you can control a single or multiple instances of GNOME MPlayer from a single
       GNOME MPlayer can be used to play media on websites when used in  conjunction  with  Gecko



       Many  of  the  keyboard shortcuts in gnome-mplayer are the same as those found in mplayer.
       Here is a list of more of the commonly used shortcuts.

   Keyboard Controls
       Media Position
              Right Arrow - Fast Forward
              Left Arrow - Fast Reverse
              Page Up - Seek 10min forward
              Page Down - Seek 10min backward
              Up Arrow - Seek 1 min forward
              Down Arrow - Seek 1 min backward
              Space - Pause
              p - Pause

       Video Adjustment
              1 - Contrast down 5
              2 - Contrast up 5
              3 - Brightness down 5
              4 - Brightness up 5
              5 - Hue down 5
              6 - Hue up 5
              7 - Saturation down 5
              8 - Saturation up 5

       Playback Adjustment
              [ - Play 10% slower
              ] - Play 10% faster
              { - Half speed playback
              } - Double speed playback

       Volume Adjustement
              9 - Volume down 10
              0 - Volume up 10
              m - Mute

       Audio and Subtitle Track Adjustment
              # - Switch Audio Track
              j - Subtitle select
              v - Subtitle visibility
              + - Increase Audio Delay
              - - Decreate Audio Delay
              z - Decrease Subtitle Delay
              x - Increate Subtitle Delay

       Other Options
              Ctrl-D - Show/Hide file details
              Ctrl-P - Show/Hide playlist
              Ctrl-F/F - Un/Fullscreen
              q - Quit immediately


       This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long  options  starting  with
       two dashes (`-').  A summary of options is included below.

       Help Options:

       -?, --help
              Show summary of options

              Show all help options

              Show GTK+ Options

       Application Options:

              Window to embed in

       -w, --width=X
              Width of window to embed in

       -h, --height=Y
              Height of window to embed in

              Unique DBUS controller id

              File Argument is a playlist

       -v, --verbose
              Show more output on the console

              Show even more output on the console

              Start in fullscreen mode

              Use mplayer software volume control

              Mixer to use

              Set initial volume percentage

              Show the controls in window

              Show the subtitles if available, defaults to 1 (yes)

              Autostart the media. Default is 1, set to 0 to load but don't play

              Disable popup menu on right click

              Disable fullscreen options in browser mode

       --loop Play all files on the playlist forever

       -q, --quit_on_complete
              Quit application when last file on playlist is played

              Play items on playlist in random order

              Set cache size

              Force cache usage on streaming sites

              Disable the deinterlace filter

              Don't skip drawing frames to better keep sync

              Use the old subtitle rendering system

              Don't use fonts embedded on matroska files

              Use Vertical Layout

              Start with playlist open

              Start with details visible

              Real Player Name

              Real Player Console ID

       --rpcontrols=Control Name,...
              Real Player Console Controls

              Subtitle file for first media file

              TV device name

              TV driver name (v4l|v4l2)

              TV input name

              Width of TV input

              Height of TV input

              Frames per second from TV input

              Only allow one instance

              Put single instance mode into replace and play mode

              show interface with bigger icons, useful for touchscreens

              control bar will always slide away, useful for small screens

              Ignore single instance preference for this instance

              Keep window on top

              Don't fetch new cover art images

              X display to use


       gnome-mplayer was written by Kevin DeKorte <>.

                                          June 06, 2009                          GNOME-MPLAYER(1)