[FFmpeg-user] Reading TimeCode Track using ffmpeg

tarun singhal tsinghal18 at gmail.com
Fri Jun 13 14:58:23 CEST 2014

On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 2:38 PM, Phil Rhodes <phil_rhodes at rocketmail.com>

> As far as I know, ffmpeg does not support the specification of in and out
> points by frame count or timecode.
> You can convert your timecode to a fractional number of seconds which is
> supported by the -ss options etc.
> Yes, this may suffer rounding errors which can cause your edits to be out
> by a frame.
> Yes, it would be nice if ffmpeg supported timecode or at least frame count
> (or if someone told us how to do it, if it does).
> P
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Are you aware of any tool which can just extract information about this
timecode (frame) liest at this timestamp. If I know that I can convert
timecode into timestamp and use -t and -ss

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