blenderplayer man page

blenderplayer — a utility for previewing .blend files

Description

usage: blenderplayer [-w [w h l t]] [-f [fw fh fb ff]] [-g gamengineoptions] [-s stereomode] filename.blend

-h: Prints this command summary

-w: display in a window

--Optional parameters--

w = window width h = window height

l = window left coordinate t = window top coordinate Note: If w or h is defined, both must be defined.

Also, if l or t is defined, all options must be used.

-f: start game in full screen mode

--Optional parameters--

fw = full screen mode pixel width fh = full screen mode pixel height

fb = full screen mode bits per pixel ff = full screen mode frequency Note: If fw or fh is defined, both must be defined.

Also, if fb is used, fw and fh must be used. ff requires all options.

-s: start player in stereo

stereomode: hwpageflip
(Quad buffered shutter glasses)
syncdoubling
(Above Below)
sidebyside
(Left Right)
anaglyph
(Red-Blue glasses)
vinterlace

(Vertical interlace for autostereo display)

depending on the type of stereo you want

-D: start player in dome mode

--Optional parameters--

angle
= field of view in degrees
tilt

= tilt angle in degrees

warpdata = a file to use for warping the image (absolute path) mode: fisheye (Fisheye)

truncatedfront
(Front-Truncated)
truncatedrear
(Rear-Truncated)
cubemap
(Cube Map)
sphericalpanoramic

(Spherical Panoramic)

depending on the type of dome you are using

-i: parent windows ID

-d: turn debugging on

-g: game engine options:

Name
Default Description

------------------------------------------------------------------------

fixedtime
0 "Enable all frames"
nomipmap
0 Disable mipmaps
show_framerate
0 Show the frame rate
show_properties
0 Show debug properties
show_profile
0 Show profiling information
blender_material
0 Enable material settings
ignore_deprecation_warnings

1 Ignore deprecation warnings

- : all arguments after this are ignored, allowing python to access them from sys.argv

example: blenderplayer -w 320 200 10 10 -g noaudio//home//user//filename.blend example: blenderplayer -g show_framerate = 0 //home//user//filename.blend

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