17. Splitting audiobooks

17.1. Motivation and plan

Audiobooks are nice. Many are available on youtube. How do you download them and split them into reasonable mp3 chunks to play in a car or on a portable device?

Single big file is a problem because of fast-forward and rewind. You need to keep context.

The ideal way to split an audiobook

17.2. Finding an online audiobook

mkdir ~/Music/audiobooks
cd ~/Music/audiobooks
youtube-dl -t 'https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxEFNy7K44Q'