[LAU] Lack of smpte support simply sux

Robin Gareus robin at gareus.org
Tue Dec 25 17:12:38 UTC 2012

On 12/25/2012 06:00 PM, Eric Steinberg wrote:
> I know that there's an old tool for reading ltc under jack, but it's dead
> dead dead. 

far from dead:

> MLT has no way to read VITC. Why is this? It very much
> eliminates linux usability for professional tasks, like syncing dual system
> sound and picture. Am i missing something? Is (are) there tools for doing
> that? I'm glad that bwf files snap to proper location in Ardour, but
> there's no way to nudge picture to match and limited format support.

The former is already in Ardour3: http://gareus.org/wiki/a3extsync
Video timeline support will merged into A 3.1 early 2013.


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