aqsl [options] <filename>


-o %s

specify output filename


Set path for #include files.


Set path for #include files.


define symbol <string> to have value <value> (default: 1).


Undefine an initial symbol.

-backend %s

Compiler backend (default slx). Possibilities include "slx" or "dot": slx - produce a compiled shader (in the aqsis shader VM stack language) dot - make a graphviz visualization of the parse tree (useful for debugging only).

-h, -help

Print this help and exit


Print version information and exit

-nc, -nocolor

Disable colored output


dump sl data

-v, -verbose=integer

Set log output level 0 = errors 1 = warnings (default) 2 = information 3 = debug

compiled Jun 5 2012 15:57:24


This manual page was created by Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <[email protected]> for Debian, with the help of 'help2man' and adding fixing some issues. The original Aqsis project doesn't ship manual pages.


The main place for documentation for Aqsis is