ttv(1) display TV/video on a tty


ttv [ options ] [ station name ]


ttv displays TV/video on a terminal, rendering the images using aalib.


print help text.
use fast aalib render function.
-c device
video4linux device (default is /dev/video0).
-D driver
video4linux driver (default is "libv4l").

There are also lots of options for aalib, check the aalib documentation for more details on them. The help text includes a list.


Gerd Knorr <[email protected]>


Copyright (C) 2000 Gerd Knorr <[email protected]>

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.