[SATLUG] linux multimedia tools
mitchthompson at satx.rr.com
Mon Nov 19 07:13:58 CST 2007
travis+ml-satlug at subspacefield.org wrote:
> So many of these questions are easily answered, but there's a fair
> amount of tool diversity and change, so I thought I'd poll for answers
> I wasn't aware of yet.
> 1) For merging split multimedia files, I found mkvmerge. Any others?
> 2) For extracting audio samples from movie files, is that a good tool?
> 3) For capturing video from a VCR tape via a Hauppage PVR-250, I think
> I can just cat the video device. How about sound? Is there a single
> tool that will do it?
> 4) How do I edit the result to cut out blank space at the beginning,
> adjust volume levels, etc?
> 5) Suppose I have a video file, and I want to mix a background sound
> track onto it. Any ideas on how to do this?
> These are all relatively easy questions made difficult by the
> seemingly pointless diversity of container file formats.
> 6) Any way to view or convert .lit ebooks?
> 7) How about .uif? .daa?
I can't answer all your questions (my Hauppage is in my XP box, right
now), but 4 & 5 can be done with 'avidemux'.
Probably 1, 2 and 3 as well.
For 6 & 7, maybe FBReader?
Have you googled?
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