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the all-platform eMule p2p client


amule [-c <path>] [-geometry <geom>] [-o] [-r] [-w <path>] [-d] [-i] [-t <num>] [eD2k-link]

amule [-v]

amule [-h]


[ -c <path>, --config-dir=<path> ]

Read config from <path> instead of home

[ -geometry <geom> ]

Sets the geometry of the app. <geom> uses the same format as standard X11 apps: [=][<width>{xX}<height>][{+-}<xoffset>{+-}<yoffset>]

[ -o, --log-stdout ]

Prints log messages to stdout.

[ -r, --reset-config ]

Resets config to default values.

[ -w <path>, --use-amuleweb=<path> ]

Specify location of amuleweb binary to <path>.

[ -d, --disable-fatal ]

Does not handle fatal exception.

[ -i, --enable-stdin ]

Does not disable stdin.

[ -t, --category=<num> ]

Set category for passed eD2k links to <num>

[ -v, --version ]

Displays the current version number.

[ -h, --help ]

Prints a short usage description.

[ eD2k-link ]

Adds an eD2k-link to the core.

The eD2k link to be added can be:



For all options which take a <path> value, if the path contains no directory part (i.e. just a plain filename), then it is considered to be under the aMule configuration directory, ~/.aMule.



Reporting Bugs

Please report bugs either on our forum (, or in our bugtracker ( Please do not report bugs in e-mail, neither to our mailing list nor directly to any team member.

See Also

alc(1), alcc(1), amuled(1), amulecmd(1), amulegui(1), amuleweb(1), cas(1), ed2k(1), wxcas(1), xas(1)


This manpage was written by Vollstrecker <>

Referenced By

alc(1), amulecmd(1), amuled(1), amuleweb(1), cas(1), ed2k(1), wxcas(1).

September 2016 aMule v2.3.2