Index

Audacious

playback files / directories
audacious [file]...
headless
audacious -H [file]...
audacious --headless [file]...
quit after play
audacious -q [file]...
audacious --quit-after-play [file]...

command lne

playback

play previous
audtool --playlist-reverse
restart song
audtool --playback-play
advance n seconds (negative values possible)
audtool --playback-seek-relative [n]
next song
audtool --playlist-advance
pause playback
audtool --playback-pause
stop playback and reset playlist
audtool --playback-stop
shutdown audacity
audtool --shutdown

toggles

toggle shuffle
audtool --playlist-shuffle-toggle
print shuffle status
audtool --playlist-shuffle-status
toggle auto advance
audtool --playlist-auto-advance-toggle
print auto advance status
audtool --playlist-auto-advance-status
toggle repeat
audtool --playlist-repeat-toggle
print repeat status
audtool --playlist-repeat-status

playlist info

print playlist
audtool --playlist-display
print current song title
audtool --current-song
print current song filename
audtool --current-song-filename

documentation

official site
https://audacious-media-player.org/
man pages
http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/focal/en/man1/audacious.1.html
http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/focal/man1/audtool.1.html