gtk-options(7) GTK+ User's Manual gtk-options(7)
gtk-options - Standard Command Line Options for GTK+ Programs
program [standard options] [specific options] arguments
This manual page describes the command line options, which are common
to all GTK+ based applications.
Load an additional Gtk module.
A colon separated list of GTK+ debugging flags to set. Valid
flags are objects, misc, signals, dnd, and plugsocket. The spe-
cial value all enables all flags.
GTK+ debugging flags to unset. Use this options to override the
GTK_DEBUG environment variable.
Make all warnings fatal.
Set the X display to use. Use this option to override the DIS-
PLAY environment variable.
X screen to use. Use this options to override the screen part
of the DISPLAY environment variable (see the DISPLAY NAMES sec-
tion of the X(7x) manual page).
--sync Make X calls synchronous. This slows down the program consider-
ably, but may be useful for debugging purposes.
Do not use the X server's XSHM shared memory extension. This
slows down the program.
Program name as used by the window manager.
Program class as used by the window manager.
Control the X input method.
A colon-separated list of GDK debugging flags to set. This only
works if your GDK library was compile with debugging support.
Valid flags are events, misc, dnd, color-context, and xim. The
special value all enables all valid flags.
A colon-separated list of GDK debugging flags to unset. Use
this options to override the GDK_DEBUG environment variable.
X(7x), the GTK+ documentation, and the GDK documentation.
For most GTK+ programs there will be additional command line options,
which are specific to the program. These will be explained in the
This manual page was written by Jochen Voss <vossATdebian.org>.
GTK+ 1.2 2003-10-20 gtk-options(7)