nicotine - Man Page

A graphical client for the Soulseek peer-to-peer file sharing network.

Synopsis

nicotine [options]

Description

Nicotine+ is a GTK-based client for the Soulseek peer-to-peer file sharing network.

Options

-c <file>, --config=<file>

Use <file> as configuration file. If <file> does not exists a new empty configuration file will be created.

-p <dir>, --plugins=<dir>

Use <dir> as directory for plugins. If <dir> does not exists a new empty directory will be created.

-t,  --enable-trayicon

Enable the tray icon.

-d,  --disable-trayicon

Disable the tray icon.

-h,  --help

Show help and exit.

-s,  --hidden

Start the program hidden so only the tray icon is shown.

-b <ip>, --bindip=<ip>

Bind sockets to the given <ip> (useful for VPN).

-l <port>, --port=<port>

Listen on the given port. Overrides the portrange configuration.

-v,  --version

Show version number and exit.

Exit Status

Normally the exit status of the program will be 0.
If required dependencies are not present it returns 1.
If the given list of arguments cannot be parsed it returns 2.

Files

Config files are stored in the folder ~/.config/nicotine/, other personal files in ~/.local/share/nicotine/

Author

This manual page was initially written by Adam Cecile <gandalf@le-vert.net> for the Nicotine+ project.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

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June 2020