streamtuner2 man page

streamtuner2 — Browser for internet radio stations

Synopsis

streamtuner2 command [ channel,... ] [ title ]

Description

Streamtuner2 is a graphical application for browsing through internet radio station directories, like Shoutcast.com and Xiph.org or Internet-Radio.org.uk. It is written in Python and easy to extend. And besides the grapical interface, has a commandline interface.

Options

help
Prints out a summary of available commands.

Cached data

stream channel title
Searches for a station with the given title. Either looks in a single channel, or scans all plugins.
url channel title
Prints out only the streaming URL.
play [channel] title
Invokes the configured audio player.

Instantly retrieve data from directory service

categories channelname
Returns a nested JSON list of all categories/genres.
category "channelname" "Category"
Prints out a JSON list of the genre. Each entry constains title, url and other meta information. Note that the category must have the exact case.

Examples

streamtuner2 stream shoutcast,xiph "Top 100"
Searches for the term "Top 100" in the shoutcast and xiph channels, and returns all info about the first match as JSON output.
streamtuner2 play frequence3
Looks for the first occourence, and starts the audio player for FREQUENCE3.

Graphical Mode

There's only one option for the graphical UI mode:

--gtk3
Loads Gtk3 via PyGI instead of Gtk2. This is implicit when running on Python3 anyway.

Files

/home/$USER/.config/streamtuner2/settings.json

See Also

streamripper(1) audacious(1) json(5) m3u(5) pls(5)

Info

2015-04-02 2.1.4 Application manuals