Commands tagged audio (65)

  • Then run with, play "franz ferdinand the fallen" If you're running mpv, use this function: play() { mpv --cache=4096 --cache-initial=256 <(youtube-dl -f 140 -o - ytsearch:"$1"); }


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    play() { mplayer -cache 4096 -cache-min 5 <(youtube-dl -f 140 -o - ytsearch:"$1"); }
    ryanmjacobs · 2014-12-23 03:31:57 0

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    ffmpeg -i orig_video.wmv audio_out.wav
    lolssl · 2015-10-02 12:55:39 0
  • The "map" may be different depending on the .wmv file. run `ffprobe` to see which is the video-track in the .wmv file usually this is "0.0". Stream #0.0: Video:... Stream #0.1: Audio: .. and "1.0" corresponds to the 2nd input file - your new audio. You may want to add "-acodec wmav2" and "-ar 128k" options for 128kbit/s Windows Media Audio 2 or whatever audio-codec/quality your want. `ffmpeg -codecs | grep "EA"` gives you a list of available codecs for Encoding Audio. Try using '-sameq' instead of '-vcodec copy' (re-encode the video with same quality rather than a bit-exact copy - this often solves muxing issues but will cause a small loss of either video quality or increased bandwidth). and also try a different output format eg. 'new_video.avi' or '..mov' instead of 'new_video.wmv'. you may need both, this should work: ffmpeg -i vid.wmv -i aud.wav -sameq -map 0.0 -map 1.0 output.avi


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    ffmpeg -i orig_video.wmv -i new_audio.wav -vcodec copy -map 0.0 -map 1.0 new_video.wmv
    lolssl · 2015-10-02 12:56:27 0

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    mplayer -ao pcm:fast:file=audio.wav -vo null -vc null video.avi
    lolssl · 2015-10-02 12:58:07 0

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    lame -V0 -q0 --vbr-new audio.wav audio.mp3
    lolssl · 2015-10-02 12:58:42 0
  • Uses ffmpeg to convert all that annoying .FLAC files to MP3 files keeping all the Artist's information in them. There's not much more to it. Show Sample Output


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    find . -name "*.flac" -exec ffmpeg -i {} -ab 160k -map_metadata 0 -id3v2_version 3 {}.mp3 \;
    gustavohmsilva · 2016-06-28 19:35:06 0
  • Replace video and audio extension according to your needs


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    ffmpeg -i file.video file.audio
    miskopo · 2016-07-19 08:39:24 0
  • Uses soxi instead of mplayer


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    soxi -D * | awk '{SUM += $1} END { printf "%d:%d:%d\n",SUM/3600,SUM%3600/60,SUM%60}'
    hufman · 2017-04-08 17:37:03 0
  • All the other example fail when running in a folder containing too many files due to * being saturated. This command does not use *, allowing me to run it in one folder containing over 300000 audio files. As to running on so many files, I used GNU parallel in order to spawn as many processes as cores, tremendously fasting up the process. Show Sample Output


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    ls|grep ".wav"|parallel -j$(nproc) soxi -D {}|awk '{SUM += $1} END { printf "%d:%d:%d\n",SUM/3600,SUM%3600/60,SUM%60}'
    jupiter126 · 2017-05-02 21:37:24 0
  • Tries to switch all audio devices to the A2DP profile for optimal sound quality. Useful for bluetooth speakers and headphones that always power up in HSP/HFP mode. Note however that this command is only a shorthand for the GUI, so it cannot fix stubborn BT controllers that leave your device stuck in HSP mode until a manual re-coupling.


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    for card in $(pacmd list-cards | grep 'name: ' | sed 's/.*<\(.*\)>.*/\1/'); do pacmd set-card-profile $card a2dp_sink; done
    lordtoran · 2019-04-18 18:01:45 1

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    for f in *.ogg ; do mplayer -quiet -vo null -vc dummy -ao pcm:waveheader:file="$f.wav" "$f" ; done
    ideasman42 · 2009-02-23 10:09:10 2
  • The quality ranges between 0 to 9, with the smaller number indicates a higher quality file but bigger too.


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    lame -h -V 6 track9.wav track9.mp3
    dcabanis · 2009-05-23 23:27:20 0
  • Is a simple script for video streaming a movie


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    cat video.ogg | nc -l -p 4232 & wget http://users.bshellz.net/~bazza/?nombre=name -O - & sleep 10; mplayer http://users.bshellz.net/~bazza/datos/name.ogg
    el_bazza · 2010-11-29 03:34:31 1
  • I often run some command that takes a while to finish. By putting the say command afterward, I get an audio notification. Please note that this command (say) only works on Mac OS X and not Linux.


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    long_command; say I am all done
    haivu · 2010-01-27 19:03:01 1
  • this will increase the volume by 2 decibels on the pcm channel. the argument to -c is for which sound card to use, the arg after set is the channel (PCM, Master, etc.) and what to set by. related commands: amixer -c 0 set PCM 2dB- decrease volume by 2 decibels amixer -c 0 set PCM toggle toggle mute/unmute this is for alsa systems for mac os (and maybe other UNIX systems) osascript -e 'set Volume *' where * is any number (can have decimal points) between 0 and 10


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    amixer -c 0 set PCM 2dB+
    Fate · 2009-02-22 22:06:46 0
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