amarokcollectionscanner(1) Collection Scanner for Amarok


amarokcollectionscanner [Qt-options] [KDE-options] Folder(s)


This Amarok helper utility scans folder(s) given on the command line or restarts previous scan if --restart option was given and writes a specially structured XML file to standard output with extensive information (including tags) about audio files it was able to find. XML file schema used by this utility is Amarok specific.

You may find his utility useful if you need to retrieve and/or display extended information about collection of audio files.



Folder(s) Folders to scan


-r, --recursive
Scan folders recursively
-i, --incremental
Incremental Scan (modified folders only)
-p, --importplaylists
Import playlist
-s, --restart
Restart the scanner at last position, after a crash []

Generic options:

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-v, --version
Show version information
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This manual page was written by Modestas Vainius <[email protected]> for Debian.