cdplay, cdp — Program to Control & Play Audio CDs.
cdplay is a text-mode program for controlling and playing audio CDs. cdp is same as cdplay. But it is an interactive program. It uses the NUM keypad as a control panel to allow you to move track to track, play, pause, stop, and resume playing of audio CDs.
$ cdp — Start in interactive mode with text based user interface.
$ cdplay — Start playing the Audio CD in the CD Drive.
$ cdplay play 6 — Play the track number 6.
$ cdplay stop — Stop it.
$ cdplay -l — Slow start (Give some time for CD Drive to init).
$ cdplay table — Show CD Contents.
- Most of the command line options are same for cdplay and cdp.
- If the Audio-Out of the CD Drive is not connected to sound card then, you have use the head-phone out of the CD Drive to hear the music.
Read: man cdp/cdplay