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MAN page from Mandrake 10.X abcMIDI-2004_06_12-2.mdk10.1.thac.i586.rpm

ABC2ABC

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: 21 April 2004
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NAME

abc2abc - a simple abc checker/re-formatter/transposer 

SYNOPSIS

abc2abc file [ -s ] [ -n ] [ -b ][ -r ] [ -e ] [ -t semitones ] [ -nda ][ -u ] [ -d ] [ -v ] 

DESCRIPTION

abc2abcis a simple abc checker/re-formatter/transposer.It will check whether the file given on the command lineobeys basic abc syntax.

If you want to check an abc tune,it is recommended that you useabc2midiwith the -c option.This performs extra checks thatabc2abcdoes not do.

The output ofabc2abcgoes to standard output.Use redirection to save it to a file. 

OPTIONS

-s
Rework spacing in the file (which affects how notes are beamed togetherwhen the music is printed out). This option does not appear to be workingcorrectly.
-n X
Reformats the abc file with line breaks every X bars.
-b
Don't do bar checking.
-r
Don't do repeat checking.
-e
Don't report errors.
-t semitones
Transpose tune by semitones semitones
-nda
Convert double accidentals in guitar chord to another chord thoughstrictly not correct.
-u
Update notation; the older notation + + for chords is replaced by [] and s s for slurs is replaced by ().
-d
Re-notate the tune with all note lengths doubled. The unit length specified by the L: fieldcommand is halved (e.g. L:1/8 to L:1/16).
-v
Re-notate the tune with all note lengths halved. The unit length specified by the L: fieldcommand is doubled (e.g. L:1/8 to L:1/4).
-V X
For multivoiced abc files (i.e. contains V: field commands), only voice X is copied.
-X n
For a file containing many tunes, the X: reference numbers are renumbered sequentiallystarting from number n.
 

SEE ALSO

abcmtex(1), abc2midi(1), midi2abc(1), mftext(1) 

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Anselm Lingnau <lingnau@tm.informatik.uni-frankfurt.de> and is now supported by Seymour Shlien <seymour.shlienAATTcrc.ca>for the GNU/Linux system. 

VERSION

This man page describes abc2abc version 1.29 from April 21 2004.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
SEE ALSO
AUTHOR
VERSION

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