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I was looking for software which is able to cut audio files into smaller pieces, for example I set seconds and miliseconds for beginning and end of cutting, and then I can save cut content as new file.

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Audacity Install Audacity is capable of doing this.

About Audacity

Audacity is a free, easy-to-use and multilingual audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux and other operating systems. You can use Audacity to:

  • Record live audio.
  • Convert tapes and records into digital recordings or CDs.
  • Edit Ogg Vorbis, MP3, WAV or AIFF sound files.
  • Cut, copy, splice or mix sounds together.
  • Change the speed or pitch of a recording.
  • And more! See the complete list of features.

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avconv can do this.


avconv -i infile.m4a  -ss 1:23:50 -t 00:16:10 outfile.mp3

-ss is start time

-t is duration

Install libav-tools to make it happen.

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i've never use this, but it looks great Lmms & manual wiki

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