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manual page for abc2ly (LilyPond) 2.16.0


abc2ly [OPTION]... FILE

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abc2ly converts ABC music files (see to LilyPond input.



show version number and exit

-h, --help

show this help and exit

-o, --output=FILE

write output to FILE

-s, --strict

be strict about success

-b, --beams

preserve ABC’s notion of beams

-q, --quiet

suppress progress messages

reporting bugs

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see also

The full documentation for abc2ly is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and abc2ly programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info abc2ly

should give you access to the complete manual.

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