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authorEric Wong <normalperson@yhbt.net>2013-08-31 06:28:04 +0000
committerEric Wong <normalperson@yhbt.net>2013-08-31 06:34:05 +0000
commit964bdd3a058670d0e3cf6f26dbd17d85e19c67f3 (patch)
treebf5b508c86ab74150f96d43ef71bf8d0c0a7ed29 /Documentation/dtas-sourceedit.txt
parent5c90135e4b7b2d1a5bafe2f9a8df45449fc855fe (diff)
This should make it easy to save/load sink profiles depending on
the users mood.  One could easily create different profiles
depending on different listening criteria.

  dtas-ctl source cat sox > casual.yml
  dtas-sourceedit sox < critical.yml
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@@ -12,7 +12,10 @@ dtas-sourceedit {sox | av | ff}
 dtas-sourceedit spawns an editor to allow editing of a source as a YAML file.
-See dtas-player_protocol(7) for details on SOURCEARGS.
+See dtas-player_protocol(7) for details on SOURCEARGS.  If standard input is
+a pipe or file, it is parsed as YAML and fed to the dtas-player(1) instance
+non-interactively.  This is useful for loading various profiles from the
@@ -20,6 +23,11 @@ Invoking dtas-sourceedit will spawn your favorite text editor on "sox":
         $ dtas-sourceedit sox
+To load an existing YAML profile for sox.  saved.yml could be the output
+of a previous "dtas-ctl source cat sox" invocation:
+        $ dtas-sourceedit sox < saved.yml
 To change the way dtas-player calls avconv (part of libav):
         $ dtas-sourceedit av