Manpage of prepmx
Section: prepmx Manual Page (1)
Updated: 01 September 2005
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prepmx - preprocessor for PMX, easy music typesetting program
is an easy to use preprocessor language for the
music typesetting program, aimed at people who are not experts. For an
easy example, have a look at the following example:
c2+ e4 g | b4d- c1 d c2 |
c8 g+ e g c- g+ e g | d g f g c- g+ e g |
For syntax reference, please look at the M-Tx manual written by Dirk
Laurie, the creator of the M-Tx language and the author of prepmx, its
command line utility.
processes the file
You can then process this file using the `pmx' command.
is a preprocessor for MusiXTeX.
is the directory where `pmx' will put the final .tex file. Note that the
trailing slash is mandatory. You can provide a
for M-Tx. If omitted, the file `mtxstyle.txt' in the current
directory is used, if there is one.
Options can also be specified in a `Options:' line in the preamble,
which takes precedence over the command line.
never unbeam eighth notes and shorter
main music lines only - ignore chords
enable debug mode
use tonic sol-fa note names
music only - ignore lyrics
indent first system and print default instrument names
ignore uptext lines
uptext synchronizes with notes only, not rests
verbose progress report
enable pedantic warnings
select specified case of multiple score
If no error was found,
exits with return code 0. In case of an error, the line number of the
processed line is returned. This may not always be the line containing
the actual error. A return status of 10000 means that the input file was
empty or could not be opened.
User's Guide (mtx060.pdf)
prepmx was written by Dirk Laurie <email@example.com>.
This manual page was written by Roland Stigge <firstname.lastname@example.org> for the Debian
project. It was revised and extended by Nis Martensen
<email@example.com>, mostly by copying text from Dirk Laurie's M-Tx
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