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Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files (SOLVED)

Post by sylvia2406 » Tue Mar 06, 2018 10:21 am

I have only one application that I will miss (AudiobookCutterPro) and I can find no Linux app that can compare. I have tried it in Wine but it complains that it cannot find the audio codec although it does split the first 15min of the audio which plays perfectly. (I like my audiobooks split into 15 minute chunks).
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by xenopeek » Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:24 pm

Welcome to the Linux Mint forums!
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I have only one application that I will miss (AudiobookCutterPro) and I can find no Linux app that can compare. I have tried it in Wine but it complains that it cannot find the audio codec although it does split the first 15min of the audio which plays perfectly. (I like my audiobooks split into 15 minute chunks).
Do you know the file formats (extensions of the files) you have your audiobooks in? There may be a more generic program that can fit the bill depending on that.
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by sylvia2406 » Tue Mar 06, 2018 6:11 pm

All my audiobooks are in the mp3 format.

AudiobookCutter will split an audiobook that is many hours in length very quickly in one go. I choose 15 minute splits but you can choose what splits you want. It does not re-encode so the process does not cause the files to lose audio quality. If the book is already split into say, 3 min lengths such as you get when it has previously been ripped from a CD, then AudiobookCutter will merge them all and then split them into the new chosen length.

Running in Wine it does the first 15 minutes and can do no more. I don't understand why it can't find the audio codec when it cannot actually play audio files.

I have tried one Linux app (can't remember the name) and as far as I recall it can only do one split at a time. This would be too time consuming for an audiobook many hours long. The longest book I have in my 20 year old collection is 52 hours long the title being The Count of Monte Cristo. I have many thousands of audiobooks and I am in the process of splitting them all in 15 minute chunks because a lot of them were originally ripped from CDs.

I think audio apps like Audacity are no good for the purpose because they re-encode the files.

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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by xenopeek » Tue Mar 06, 2018 6:57 pm

I don't know a GUI program that does exactly what you need, but it could easily be scripted with a command to do it all for you automatically.

You'd need to install mp3splt (it is available in Software Manager in your menu). We can then on the terminal or in a script use the command:
mp3splt -t 15.0 -a filename.mp3
This will split the file filename.mp3 in chunks of about 15 minutes with filenames like filename_00m_00s__15m_00s.mp3 and so on in the same directory. It tries to split on the nearest silence (to avoid splitting mid spoken word) so the files may be a few seconds shorter. This generally works well for audiobooks. For very large files (your 52 hour example) it may take a bit more time to try and split on nearest silence so if it isn't very important to you remove the -a option from the command and it won't do this.

You can also tell it to create the files in a new subdirectory. With command like:
mp3splt -t 15.0 -a -d newname filename.mp3
That will create the filenames like filename_00m_00s__15m_00s.mp3 in the new subdirectory newname.

If you just want to check what it would do without actually creating any files add -P option. As in above examples:
mp3splt -P -t 15.0 -a -d newname filename.mp3

The manual covers more options that may be of interest to fine-tune what it does: http://mp3splt.sourceforge.net/mp3splt_ ... n/man.html

If you have all the audiobooks that need to be split in one directory it is fairly simple to run a command that will loop over all of them and do it for you. If you would always put such files in a specific directory it is also easily done to create a script for you that will when you run it loop over all of the files in the directory and create the split files for you in another directory.
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by Schultz » Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:23 pm

ffmpeg is a good app for what you want.

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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by Mattyboy » Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:48 pm

As you're ripping from CD ( if it's still an option for you ) and also using Wine try

medieval cue splitter for Windows ( free download ) last time I tried it works fine in Wine.

Rip your CD's to FLAC format and create a cue file at the same time. Just about any music playing program will do this. ( Typically a CD will have tracks or in the case of an audio book chapters and this is where the cue file will mark the split. ) Use the cue in medieval cue splitter choosing to delete the original 'large' FLAC file when it does the splitting.

Once you've done that use soundconverter to convert the tracks to MP3, again choosing to delete the original FLAC files. VBR variable bit rate is the best option for converting FLAC to mp3.

The advantage of doing it this way is that your files will keep all their metadata, handy. When you get the hang of it only takes a minute or so to convert a full CD.

( on a side note I think you can also use the WAV format using the same method and programs )

EDIT: I believe K3B offers a similar function to medieval cue splitter but, If I remember, not as user friendly.
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by administrollaattori » Wed Mar 07, 2018 4:27 am

mp3splt-gtk

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apt install  mp3splt-gtk
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by xenopeek » Wed Mar 07, 2018 4:35 am

mp3splt-gtk is only available on Linux Mint 17.x. Not on Linux Mint 18.x or LMDE 2.
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by administrollaattori » Wed Mar 07, 2018 4:41 am

xenopeek wrote:
Wed Mar 07, 2018 4:35 am
mp3splt-gtk is only available on Linux Mint 17.x. Not on Linux Mint 18.x or LMDE 2.
Edit: mp3splt-gtk can be installed via package management in LMDE 2, but in Linux Mint 18.x , mp3splt-gtk is not available. :roll:

Edit 2: Debian Wheezy's mp3splt-gtk works in Mint 18 (version mp3splt-gtk_0.7.2-2). :D
https://packages.debian.org/wheezy/mp3splt-gtk
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by JerryF » Wed Mar 07, 2018 9:13 am

Try installing a virtual machine of Windows to run your program. I use Oracle's VirtualBox.
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by sylvia2406 » Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:11 pm

Thank you everyone. What a fantastic community this is. I am amazed at the multiple quick responses from members.
Especially you xenopeek...
I think I followed your instructions but couldn't get them to work so I tried a few variations and they didn't work either. I'm probably doing something wrong so I attach copy of the terminal process:

sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~ $ sudo apt install mp3splt
[sudo] password for sylvia:
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following additional packages will be installed:
libid3tag0 libmp3splt0 libmp3splt0-mp3
Suggested packages:
mp3splt-gtk
Recommended packages:
libmp3splt0-ogg
The following NEW packages will be installed
libid3tag0 libmp3splt0 libmp3splt0-mp3 mp3splt
0 to upgrade, 4 to newly install, 0 to remove and 40 not to upgrade.
Need to get 148 kB of archives.
After this operation, 584 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y
Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial/universe amd64 libid3tag0 amd64 0.15.1b-11 [29.3 kB]
Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial/universe amd64 libmp3splt0 amd64 0.7.2-2.1 [56.6 kB]
Get:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial/universe amd64 libmp3splt0-mp3 amd64 0.7.2-2.1 [22.7 kB]
Get:4 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial/universe amd64 mp3splt amd64 2.4.2-2ubuntu1 [39.4 kB]
Fetched 148 kB in 15s (9,530 B/s)
Selecting previously unselected package libid3tag0.
(Reading database ... 201771 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../libid3tag0_0.15.1b-11_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking libid3tag0 (0.15.1b-11) ...
Selecting previously unselected package libmp3splt0.
Preparing to unpack .../libmp3splt0_0.7.2-2.1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking libmp3splt0 (0.7.2-2.1) ...
Selecting previously unselected package libmp3splt0-mp3.
Preparing to unpack .../libmp3splt0-mp3_0.7.2-2.1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking libmp3splt0-mp3 (0.7.2-2.1) ...
Selecting previously unselected package mp3splt.
Preparing to unpack .../mp3splt_2.4.2-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking mp3splt (2.4.2-2ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for man-db (2.7.5-1) ...
Setting up libid3tag0 (0.15.1b-11) ...
Setting up libmp3splt0 (0.7.2-2.1) ...
Setting up libmp3splt0-mp3 (0.7.2-2.1) ...
Setting up mp3splt (2.4.2-2ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.23-0ubuntu9) ...
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~ $ pwd
/home/sylvia
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~ $ cd Music
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.0 -a Leonard Goldberg_The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
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Processing file 'Leonard' ...
error: inexistent file 'Leonard': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
Leonard Goldberg_The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.0 -a Leonard Goldberg_The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'Leonard' ...
error: inexistent file 'Leonard': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
Leonard Goldberg_The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
Leonard Goldberg: The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.0 -a Leonard Goldberg: The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'Leonard' ...
error: inexistent file 'Leonard': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
Leonard Goldberg: The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.0 -a Leonard Goldberg: The daughter of Sherlock Holmes
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'Leonard' ...
error: inexistent file 'Leonard': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.0 Leonard Goldberg: The daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'Leonard' ...
error: inexistent file 'Leonard': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
Leonard Goldberg: The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
Leonard Goldberg
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.0 -a Leonard Goldberg The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'Leonard' ...
error: inexistent file 'Leonard': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
Leonard Goldberg
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.0 -a The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'The' ...
error: inexistent file 'The': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.0 The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'The' ...
error: inexistent file 'The': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.00 The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'The' ...
error: inexistent file 'The': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp2splt -t 15.00 -a The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
No command 'mp2splt' found, did you mean:
Command 'mp3splt' from package 'mp3splt' (universe)
mp2splt: command not found
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.00 -a The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'The' ...
error: inexistent file 'The': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.00 -d Leonard Goldberg The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'Goldberg' ...
error: inexistent file 'Goldberg': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt - t 15.00 -d newname The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!
error: not enough splitpoints (<2)
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.00 -a -d newname filename.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!
Processing file 'filename.mp3' ...
error: inexistent file 'filename.mp3': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.00 -a -d goldberg The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'The' ...
error: inexistent file 'The': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.00 The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Processing file 'The' ...
error: inexistent file 'The': No such file or directory
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $





If anyone has the patience to go through it perhaps you can find what I am doing wrong.
Thank you.

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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by JerryF » Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:19 pm

Try putting your file names in quotes.

Example: "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3"
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by sylvia2406 » Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:43 pm

JerryF wrote:
Wed Mar 07, 2018 9:13 am
Try installing a virtual machine of Windows to run your program. I use Oracle's VirtualBox.
I installed Virtual box but it won't start. It says VT-x is disabled in the BIOS for all CPU modes. I looked in the BIOS for this HP Elitebook 2570p but cannot find any setting for VT-x. This HP has a strange BIOS interface unlike the usual familiar BIOS's I am used to.

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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by sylvia2406 » Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:52 pm

administrollaattori wrote:
Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:29 pm
Why not to use mp3splt's graphical interface?
viewtopic.php?f=47&t=265209&p=1440455#p1440279
I did download a 64 bit version using a browser. (hoping it was the correct one and its in my home directory. I haven't a clue how to install it. I did try Synaptic Package manager but it couldn't find the GUI (gtk) version.

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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by Marziano » Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:00 pm

sylvia2406 wrote:
Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:52 pm
I did download a 64 bit version using a browser. (hoping it was the correct one and its in my home directory. I haven't a clue how to install it. I did try Synaptic Package manager but it couldn't find the GUI (gtk) version.
Hi sylvia2406,
You just right-click on the package you have downloaded and choose package installer from the pop-up. It will install it for you.
Good luck!
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by sylvia2406 » Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:06 pm

JerryF wrote:
Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:19 pm
Try putting your file names in quotes.

Example: "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3"
Hooray, it worked! And it was very fast..... Thank you so much JerryF

Here is the terminal process:

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sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~ $ pwd
/home/sylvia
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~ $ cd Music
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ ls
The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $ mp3splt -t 15.00 -a "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3"
mp3splt 2.4.2 (13/05/12) - using libmp3splt 0.7.2
	Matteo Trotta <mtrotta AT users.sourceforge.net>
	Alexandru Munteanu <io_fx AT yahoo.fr>
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!
 Processing file 'The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes.mp3' ...
 info: file matches the plugin 'mp3 (libmad)'
 info: found Xing or Info header. Switching to frame mode... 
 info: MPEG 1 Layer 3 - 44100 Hz - Joint Stereo - FRAME MODE - Total time: 576m.11s
 Working with SILENCE AUTO-ADJUST (Threshold: -48.0 dB Gap: 30 sec Offset: 0.80)
 info: starting time mode split
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_000m_00s__015m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_015m_00s__030m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_030m_00s__045m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_045m_00s__060m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_060m_00s__075m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_075m_00s__090m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_090m_00s__105m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_105m_00s__120m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_120m_00s__135m_00s.mp3" created     
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_135m_00s__150m_00s.mp3" created      
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_150m_00s__165m_00s.mp3" created      
   File "The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes_165m_00s__180m_00s.mp3" created      
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 Processed 1323444 frames - Sync errors: 0
 time split ok
sylvia@sylvia-HP-EliteBook-2570p ~/Music $
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by JerryF » Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:09 pm

You're welcome.

When you get the chance, please edit your original post and add [SOLVED] to the beginning of the Subject line if your problem has been fixed. It helps others know that the problem has been solved.
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Re: Program to split mp3 audiobooks in 15 minute files

Post by phd21 » Fri Mar 09, 2018 4:49 pm

Hi sylvia2406,

I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well.

The mp3split and its GUI applications can be quite handy for these type of tasks and they can easily be installed in Linux Mint 17.x and 18.x. The instructions for doing this are on page 2 of the post in the link below. For Linux Mint 18.x and the desktop GUI, there is a PPA you can use or download the Linux deb file(s) from the PPA and double click those to install it.

Some programs I need CueTools, Filebot, Plex, makemkv <Solved> - Page 2 - Linux Mint Forums
viewtopic.php?f=90&t=233794&hilit=mp3+split&start=20


Hope this helps ...
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