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I often use sox for editing audio. Is there an equivalent command line tool for editing video on Linux?

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Because this is a "What program to use for task X?" questions I'm voting for a move to Super User. – dmckee Dec 25 '09 at 23:29
"I often use sox for editing <del>video</del> <ins>audio</ins>"? – ephemient Dec 26 '09 at 17:57
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ffmpeg, mencoder

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transcode is also worth looking into. In the past I've found it to be better documented than ffmpeg,mencoder, but that might not be the case anymore.

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