[Matroska-devel] Re: Variable Framerate, plugin based video editing tool

Steve Lhomme steve.lhomme at free.fr
Tue Jan 27 10:27:30 CET 2004

Steve Lhomme wrote:

> Some thoughts about the editor...
> I was just reading the interresting IP article, and read about editing 
> and how studios can have 2 or 3 different edits of the same movie. That 
> made me think of how you could compare them easily. And as we do with 
> software sources, we just make a diff. But it is impossible with binary 
> data. So I suggests that TCVE could store an edit as an XML file. This 
> way you can compare and create new edits easily from the same "raw" source.

And now pushing the idea further, we should be able to play a movie from 
that XML source file. Just like an AVIsynth script but with more 
features : at least VFR, but probably multi-tracks, chapters, control 
tracks, menus, etc.

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