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Old 10-04-2003, 02:10 AM   #1
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Question Looking for a program that plays vqf


i'm looking for a program that plays vqf sound files on the console.
and, if possible, it should be able to tell me the length of a song by command so that i can use this feature it in scripts.

thanks for your help.

Old 10-06-2003, 04:29 AM   #2
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It depends on how you want to use it. There is a vqf plugin for XMMS, and also a program named xmms-shell which controls xmms from the console. I'm not sure whether xmms-shell can find song lengths though. Have a look:
XMMS-Shell: (I couldn't connect to this)


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