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Re: [SLE] Extracting Audio from Uncompressed *.mov Files
  • From: Scott Jones <>
  • Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2005 20:47:20 -0500
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On Thursday 28 July 2005 16:22, Carl E. Hartung wrote:

> Thanks for the insight, Scott! I'm just guessing here:
> '-vc dummy' tells MPlayer to use dummy video hardware

It uses the dummy video codec, but essentially correct.

> '-vo null' switches off the video output


> '-ao pcm:file=filename.wav' writes the audio output to filename.wav

It tells it to use the raw PCM/wave file output driver, yes.

> Looks like I've got some reading up to do on MPlayer's CLI capabilities.
> This could be *extremely* helpful and I really appreciate the heads-up!

The MPlayer manpage is pretty comprehensive, as are the docs
in /usr/share/doc/packages/MPlayer.

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