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ascommand - send commands to AfterStep

ASCOMMAND(1x) ASCOMMAND(1x)

NAME

ascommand - send commands to AfterStep

SYNOPSIS

ascommand [-f file] [-h] [-i] [-v] [-w id] [--] [command]

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the ascommand command. This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.
ascommand is a program, which sends commands to the AfterStep Window Manager.

OPTIONS

-f --file
input commands from file (- means stdin)
-h --help
this help
-i --interactive starts interactive communication with AfterStep
-v --version
print version information
-w --window-id
window id to send to AfterStep (in hex)
--
end parsing of command line options
command
command to send to AfterStep
If -f - or -i is specified, ascommand will read commands from standard input, and print results on standard output. -i is noisier than -f -.

SEE ALSO

afterstep(1x).

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Robert Luberda <robert@debian.org>, using help2man(1) program, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
 
May 28th, 2006 Debian Sid