Edit video by cutting the part you like without transcoding.

mencoder -ss <start point> -endpos <time from start point> -oac copy -ovc copy <invid> -o <outvid>
Examples: The following will take frames starting at 15.2 seconds for a total of 45.9 seconds: mencoder -ss 15.2 -endpos 30.7 -oac copy -ovc copy mymovie.avi -o myeditedmovie.avi Keep in mind -endpos is the total time, i.e. the output video in this is 3 minutes 3 seconds in length: mencoder -ss 1 minute -endpos 2 minutes 3 seconds -oac copy -ovc copy mymovie.avi -o myeditedmovie.avi

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By: Buzzcp
2010-01-11 22:59:13

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videosplit() { nam=`echo "$@" | awk '{print $1}'`; beg=`echo "$@" | awk '{print $2}'`; fin=`echo "$@" | awk '{print $3}'`; mencoder -ss $beg -endpos $(($fin - $beg)) -oac copy -ovc copy $nam -o $nam.splice; } format is: videosplit (times in seconds) for ex: videosplit foo.avi 60.0 90.0
oshazard · 582 weeks and 6 days ago

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