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After having searched here & there I couldn't find an alternative to a Win application namely Solveigmm Video Splitter. My requirement isnt a clone of this application rather the way I use it!

Now I use it something like this I open up an hour long video & being an English teacher I mark it at various durations (on average 10+) & then those parts are merged to result another short clip...

Something close to this is Openshot in Linux however after every duration I had to drag it to another track & then join it, pretty intensive & repetitive.

Now am open to cli options as well e.g is there a way to mark at various durations & the start time & the end time being saved to a text file then via terminal & some bas I input this to ffmpeg where it make various & then joins them?

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I have tried most of the video tools and IMO Openshot is the one I prefer. I found it fairly easy to mark what sections to edit / merge, YMMV . You can try others - cyberciti.biz/faq/top5-linux-video-editing-system-software - but I do not know of any tool that will do exactly what you want, perhaps others will have advice. –  bodhi.zazen Aug 5 '13 at 18:41

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