[FFmpeg-user] The Start time is wrong when use -ss 00:00:00.00

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Mon Nov 19 12:27:33 CET 2012

Rodney Baker <rodney.baker <at> iinet.net.au> writes:

> Some time in the last couple of weeks, when converting 
> files using -ss and -t I got a message from ffmpeg to the 
> effect that -t applies to the output file and should be 
> specified accordingly.

While it is true that -t should not be put in front of the 
input file (what does it mean if you encode to several 
output files?), it works fine here (for the first output 
file) and the warning it outputs seems to make sense to me.

Thank you, Carl Eugen

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