Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: semi OT: MP3 splitter
RE: semi OT: MP3 splitter
From: Jonah, Jim <Jim.Jonah_at_compuware.com>
Date: Wed, 6 Aug 2003 08:07:29 -0400
I've been using MP3DirectCut. It has a silence detector, so it works well
when I record an entire album live and cut it up later.
From: Neon John [mailto:johngd_at_bellsouth.net]
Sent: Wednesday, August 06, 2003 4:54 AM
Subject: Re: semi OT: MP3 splitter
Thanks. saved me some time. The only things I've found so far that even
close are MusiCutter and File Split Pro. MusiCutter has potential in that
can import a text or CUE file but it only does one source file at a time and
I'll be damned if I can figure out his text file format. He doesn't
it and doesn't answer email, apparently. File split Pro would do the job
except it's not mp3-aware and will cut in the middle of frames unless you
specify the chunk size right down to the byte.
Update: After hours of searching I found a few things but nothing that
do the job. So far.
first, I found this page:
A list of splitter utilities. some showed possibilities but are gympware
which I won't fool with. I didn't find anything useful.
HJ split is free but it's not an mp3 splitter so no frame boundary
Plus no batch file processing.
I did find this nifty site in the process:
Another possibility is here on SourceForge:
So far, Linux only. A windoze port would be nice.
Just before lights-out I found this one:
Looks very promising except that it doesn't appear to have the option to
specify a file length. All cuts must be specified in terms of beginning and
end. I guess a fancy batch file would overcome that limitation. I'll
this one tomorrow.
On Wed, 6 Aug 2003 01:57:25 -0400, Chris Holt <amiga2k_at_cox.net> wrote:
>If you haven't tried it yet, don't bother. It only allows you to make one
>cut (startpoint, endpoint) per file. I don't see how that could be
>convenient, much less what use anyone could have for such a process. :P
>On Wed, 06 Aug 2003 00:54:58 -0400, Neon John wrote:
>> Thanks. That looks like it might work. I'd looked at this product
>> last time I went on the cutter hunt but it didn't do batch back then.
>> I'm getting annoyed enough about this and about begware for simple
>> utilities that I might just write a command line utility. Would be a
>> good way to re-enter programming after about 10 years off...
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