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I want to make a shell script that runs a particular song in Mplayer for a particular time and then stops ..

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MPlayer has this functionality built in – e.g.,

$ mplayer -endpos 1.7 my_song.flac

will play the first 1.7 seconds of my_song.flac.

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Thank you Benjamin Barenblat. –  Tushar Makkar Dec 1 '12 at 7:43

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