kmetronome man page

kmetronome — MIDI metronome using ALSA sequencer and Qt5 user interface

Synopsis

kmetronome [Standard options...]

Description

Drumstick Metronome is a MIDI metronome with Qt5 interface based on the ALSA sequencer. It is a tool for musicians and music students to keep the rhythm while playing musical instruments. It uses MIDI for sound generation instead of digital audio, allowing low CPU usage, and very accurate timing thanks to the ALSA sequencer.

Options

--display displayname

Use the X-server display displayname.

--session sessionId

Restore the application for the given sessionId.

--cmap

Causes the application to install a private color map on an 8-bit display.

--ncols count

Limits the number of colors allocated in the color cube on an 8-bit display, if the application is using the QApplication::ManyColor color specification.

--nograb

Tells Qt5 to never grab the mouse or the keyboard.

--dograb

Running under a debugger can cause an implicit --nograb, use --dograb to override.

--sync

Switches to synchronous mode for debugging.

--fn,--font fontname

Defines the application font.

--bg,--background color

Sets the default background color and an application palette (light and dark shades are calculated).

--fg,--foreground color

Sets the default foreground color

--btn,--button color

Sets the default button color.

--name name

Sets the application name.

--title title

Sets the application title (caption).

--visual TrueColor

Forces the application to use a TrueColor visual on an 8-bit display.

--inputstyle inputstyle

Sets XIM (X Input Method) input style. Possible values are onthespot, overthespot, offthespot and root.

--im XIM server

Set XIM server.

--noxim

Disable XIM

--reverse

mirrors the whole layout of widgets

--stylesheet file.qss

applies the Qt5 stylesheet to the application widgets

License

This manual page was written by Pedro Lopez-Cabanillas<plcl@users.sourceforge.net> 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; considering as source code all the file that enable the production of this manpage.

Author

Pedro Lopez-Cabanillas <plcl@users.sourceforge.net>

Info

2009-06-27 Drumstick Metronome User's Man