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gtick - A GTK+ metronome




GTick is a metronome application written using the GTK+ widget set. Output is sent to the soundcard (using direct calls to /dev/dsp) providing a reliable timing guide.

GTick has a BPM (Beats Per Minute) scale of 30bpm to 250bpm, catering for almost any need; and it is known to work on Linux and FreeBSD with OSS interface. It includes a Volume control and different meters.


Alex Roberts <>. DSP core rewrite, improvements and bugfixes by Roland Stigge <> (current maintainer). This Manpage was initially written by Cord Beermann <> for Debian.

4 January 2004 Version 0.2.13