freevial - trivia platform for community events
freevial [OPTIONS] [--database <PATH>] [--skin <PATH>]
This page briefly documents the freevial command. Freevial is trivia-
like game for community events (idealy to be played with a projector).
You may need to specify the path to the questions database you want to
use with the --database argument. The database can be either folder or
a compressed file.
Additionaly, you can choose a different look using the --skin option to
tell it where the appearance information it should use is located.
Run Freevial in debug mode (this doesn’t change much at all).
Disable music and sounds.
Start in fullscreen mode (it can be windowed ingame with F11).
Start in locked mode (game can’t be closed nor questions
aborted; unlock by pressing the l-key in the team selection
Prints the help and exists.
Prints information about the current version and release series,
Prints information about the loaded database and exists. This
can be combined with the --database option.
Disables all sounds. You can use --mute to also disable the
Disables the music. You can use --mute to also disable sounds.
--fps Displays the framerate on screen.
Tries to use the psyco module in order to accelerate Freevial.
This is not recommended, as it will need more memory.
If you find any bug please report it on:
Freevial was written by Carles Oriol <email@example.com> and
Siegfried-Angel Gevatter Pujals (RainCT) <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright © 2007-2008 The Freevial Team
Freevial is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of the GNU General Public License, either version 3 of
the License or any later version.
Freevial is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT
ANY WARRANTY; see the GNU General Public License for more details.