Many a times, we have to make do with video files, when the audio songs are not readily available.. Another magical software package in Linux provides a simple, yet very powerful audio extraction technique from video files.
NOTE: Make sure you have both ffmpeg and mplayer installed in your system.
su -c ‘yum install ffmpeg* mplayer’
Now, once these are available, just use the following command to extract the audio :
If you are a YouTube fan, and have always wanted to download the tons of videos available online from Linux based distros, there are quite a few good options available, like Flashgot (Firefox plugin), etc.
However, if you are of the CLI-types, and prefer a Terminal based solution, just download and install youtube-dl
su -c ‘yum install youtube-dl’
And you are done.. now use it in the following way and enjoy 🙂