Cutting/splitting video files

So we have a video file that needs to be truncated, split etc. without re-encoding… The main contenders are ffmpeg, mplayer/mencoder and VLC. # ffmpeg – uses start time, then duration ffmpeg -ss 00:12:34.5 -t 00:00:59.5 -acodec copy -vcodec copy -i input.mpg output.mpg # mencoder – uses start time / stop time. mencoder -ss 00:12:34.5… Continue reading Cutting/splitting video files