[MEncoder-users] mencoder -ss ?? doesnt seem to want to work
dalias at aerifal.cx
Wed Jan 11 11:51:25 CET 2006
On Wed, Jan 11, 2006 at 12:45:43AM -0800, RC wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Jan 2006 23:54:01 -0000
> "Nige" <nkarnold at blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
> > but whatever i try with -ss and 'ive tried
> > -ss 15:05 - start at 15min 05 secs
> > -ss 400
> > -ss 5000
> > it always starts at the beginning of the input.
> Whether -ss works or not depends on whether the video in question is
> broken or not... Yours apparently is. Try a different file, and you
> should have better results. If you really need to seek, you can re-mux
> it into an MPEG-PS or AVI file with mencoder.
An even better method is to make an editlist (EDL) file with the start
and stop times you want, and use:
mencoder -hr-edl-seek -edl file.edl ....
This will give frame-exact cutting.
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