AUVAL(1) BSD General Commands Manual AUVAL(1)NAMEauval — AudioUnit validation
SYNOPSISauval [-[-64 | --ppc]] [-s TYPE] [-a]
[-v|vt TYPE SUBT MANU [-w] [-de] [-dw]] [-f file]
AUValidation tests a specified AudioUnit for API and behavioural confor‐
mance. returns: OK: 0, malformed execution: 1, unit not conformant: -1
OPTIONS-64 | -ppc
must be specified first. can specify either: -ppc to run using
Rosetta on Intel machine, or -64 to run as 64 bit. If neither
specified runs as 32 bit native architecture
-h print help text
-a lists all available AudioUnits of any type
-s TYPE lists all available AudioUnits of type 'TYPE'
-v TYPE SUBT MANU
opens the AudioUnit specified by the TYPE SUBT MANU component
ID's and tests that unit.
-vt TYPE MANU
iterates through all of the AU's of specified TYPE and MANU
-de execution is terminated when first error is encountered
-dw execution is terminated when first warning is encountered
-c continue validating when an error occurs in batch mode.
-q quiet - does no printing except for errors or warnings
-qp doesn't print parameter or Factory Presets information
-o only runs a basic open and initialize test. good for debugging
-r N repeat the whole process of validation N times. good for catch‐
ing open/init bugs.
-w wait after finished - good for profiling memory usage see 'man
-vers The version is printed to stdout.
-versh The version is printed to stdout in hexadecimal.
Each line in the file should contain one complete command.
Darwin February 13, 2006 Darwin