grl-inspect-0.3 - Man Page

show information about Grilo sources and keys


grl-inspect [options] [source|key]


This manual page documents briefly the grl-inspect command.

grl-inspect is a tool that prints out information on available Grilo sources and metadata keys. When executed with no SOURCE argument, grl-inspect will print the list of all plugins and sources. When executed with a SOURCE, grl-inspect will print information about that source.

Alternatively, using -k prints out information about the available metadata keys.


-h,  --help

Show summary of grl-inspect options.


Show summary of Grilo options.


Show summary of all options.


Show information about metadata keys

-d--delay seconds

Wait for some seconds before showing results. Useful when plugins may need some time for the source discovery process (example: UPnP). If not specified, by default it waits 1 second.

-c--config config-file

Configuration file to use with the plugins.


This manual page was written by Alberto Garcia <>.


June 28, 2011