[FFmpeg-user] Starting to copy takes long

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Wed Mar 29 10:34:09 EEST 2017

2017-03-29 4:17 GMT+02:00 Cecil Westerhof <Cecil at decebal.nl>:

> You are right. But it was only a temporary hack, because
> what I really wanted was:
>     ffmpeg -ss 16:28 -t 5 -i input.mov output%03d.jpg

Just like to note that the input option "-t" is supposed to
work but sometimes has side-effects (or fails), the safe
way to do it is:
$ ffmpeg -ss x -i input -t y out
unless you need the input option.

Carl Eugen

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