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By default, the output is in 16-bit format\&. .sp .sp 1 .in -16n .sp .ne 2 .mk \fB-\fBh\fR\fR .in +16n .rt Display help text, and exit\&. .sp .sp 1 .in -16n .sp .ne 2 .mk \fB-\fBm\fR\fR .in +16n .rt Specify that the output should be in mono format\&. By default, the output is in stereo format\&. .sp .sp 1 .in -16n .sp .ne 2 .mk \fB-\fBr \fIfreq\fR\fR\fR .in +16n .rt Specify that the output rate should be set to \fIfreq\fR\&. By default, the output rate is set to 44\&.1 kHz\&. .sp .sp 1 .in -16n .SH "EXAMPLES" .PP \fBExample 1: Playing a sound file "beep" from stdin\fR .PP .PP .nf example% \fBesdcat < beep\fR .fi .SH "EXIT STATUS" .PP The following exit values are returned: .sp .ne 2 .mk \fB\fB0\fR\fR .in +9n .rt Application exited successfully .sp .sp 1 .in -9n .sp .ne 2 .mk \fB\fB>0\fR\fR .in +9n .rt Application exited with failure .sp .sp 1 .in -9n .SH "SEE ALSO" .IX Header "SEE ALSO" \&\fIesd\fR\|(1), \fIesddsp\fR\|(1), \fIesdfilt\fR\|(1), \fIesdloop\fR\|(1), \fIesdplay\fR\|(1), \fIesdsample\fR\|(1), \&\fIesd-config\fR\|(1), \fIesdctl\fR\|(1), \fIesdmon\fR\|(1), \fIesdrec\fR\|(1)