[FFmpeg-user] Over length file

Deron deron at pagestream.org
Sun Sep 6 14:56:06 CEST 2015

On 9/2/15 8:44 PM, Deron wrote:
> I have several files that when I try and cut out a chunk of it, I get 
> a file that is 100+ seconds longer than I asked for.
> It appears to be related to the subtitle stream. If I generate the 
> original without the subtitle stream, then I get the file segment I 
> ask for. If it contains the subtitle, it get something 100+ seconds 
> longer than I ask for. What could I do to correct this or determine 
> more specifically what the problem is?
> Deron

The problem boiled down to a subtitle entries that held for over 2 
minutes. I corrected the original srts and all is well(?)

Should ffmpeg have cut in the middle of the subtitle? Should I create a 
bug entry?


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