[FFmpeg-user] Hoping to make multiple input seeking outputs based on a text file (inspired by concat)

Carl Zwanzig cpz at tuunq.com
Thu Aug 27 19:38:07 EEST 2020

On 8/27/2020 9:35 AM, James Sundquist wrote:
> I'd like to make a series of input seeking based outputs from the same
> source video.  Ideally each will be taken from a text file called
> edits.txt.  Otherwise every single new output means defining:
> Start point + Duration (or End Point) + name of new clip
> ffmpeg -ss [Start] -i original.mp4 -t [Duration] exercise-1.mp4

Seems like a very simple script to do this. IMHO, this type of task 
shouldn't be built into ffmpeg.


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