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NAME

        aatv - a program to watch TV in a text-based console
 

SYNOPSIS

        aatv [options]
 

DESCRIPTION

        aatv  is  a  small program which allows you to watch TV in a text-based
        console, i.e. in a virtual console or in an xterm.
 
        If you just want to see what it does, and don’t want to mess with  fre‐
xawtv(1) for example, and then
        launch aatv. When aatv starts, it keeps the frequency the card is tuned
        on.  You might have to change the video mode (to PAL, NTSC or SECAM) in
        the config file.
 
        Keys:
 
        q Quit the program.
        c Switch from TV to composite, or from composite to TV.
        s Change video mode (PAL, SECAM, NTSC).
        v Flip image.
        b Show the frequency, you may then press enter or type a new value.
 
        AA image controls:
 
        f Turn ON/OFF fast rendering.
        a No dithering.
        e Dithering mode 1.
        r Dithering mode 2.
 
        p Show the contrast value, you may then  press  enter  or  type  a  new
        value.
        m Decreases the contrast.
        !  Increases the contrast.
 
             o     ,      l     ,      :     : Do the same with brightness.
 
        Tuner image controls:
 
             i     ,      k     ,      ;     : Contrast.
             u     ,      j     ,      ,     : Brightness.
             y     ,      h     ,      n     : Whiteness.
 

OPTIONS

        A summary of options is included below.
        For a complete description type aatv -help.
 
        -help Show summary of options.
 
        -driver
               Select  driver. Available drivers: linux, slang, X11, stdout and
               stderr.
 
        -kbddriver
               Select keyboard driver. Available drivers: slang, X11 and stdin.
 
        -mousedriver
               Select mouse driver. Available drivers: X11, gpm and dos.
 
        -width Set width.
 
        -height
               Set height.
 
        -minwidth
               Set minimum width.
 
        -minheight
               Set minimum height.
 
        -maxwidth
               Set maximum width.
 
        -maxheight
               Set maximum height.
 
        -recwidth
               Set recommended width.
 
        -recheight
               Set recommended height.
 
        -dim   Enable usage of dim (half bright) attribute.
 
        -bold  Enable usage of bold (double bright) attribute.
 
        -reverse
               Enable usage of reverse attribute.
 
        -normal
               Enable usage of normal attribute.
 
        -boldfont
               Enable usage of boldfont attribute.
 
        -no<attr>
               Disable an attribute (e.g. -nobold).
 
        -extended
               Use all 256 characters.
 
        -eight Use eight bit ASCII.
 
        -font <font>
               Select  font.  This  option  is  used on hardware where aalib is
               unable to determine the current  font.  Available  fonts:  vga8,
               vga9, mda14, vga14, X8x13, X8x16, X8x13bold, vgagl8 and line.
 
        -inverse
               Enable inverse rendering.
 
        -noinverse
               Disable inverse rendering.
 
        -bright <val>
               Set brightness (0-255).
 
        -contrast <val>
               Set contrast (0-255).
 
        -gamma <val>
               Set gamma correction value (0-1).
 
        -nodither
               Disable dithering.
 
        -floyd_steinberg
               Floyd Steinberg dithering.
 
        -error_distribution
               Error distribution dithering.
 
        -random <val>
               Set random dithering value (0-inf).
 
        -dimmul <val>
               Multiply factor for dim attribute (5.3).
 
        -boldmul <val>
               Multiply factor for bold attribute (2.7).
 

FILES

        ~/.aatv
               The per-user configfile of aatv.
 
        /etc/aatv.conf
               The  system-wide aatv configfile. It’s used if no ~/.aatv
               is found.
 

BUGS

        Please report any bugs  you  find  to  Mike  Jagdis  <jaggy@pur‐
        plet.demon.co.uk>.
 

LICENCE

        aatv is covered by the GNU General Public License (GPL).
fbtv(1).
 

AUTHOR

        Florent de Lamotte <florent@lamotte.as>.
 
        This  manual  page  was  written by Uwe Hermann <uh1763@hermann-
        uwe.de>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but  may  be  used  by
        others).
 
bb(1)
        manpage by Michael Bramer <grisu@debian.org>  and  was  slightly
        improved by Uwe Hermann <uh1763@hermann-uwe.de>.
 
AATV(1)
 

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