[Matroska-devel] Re: [mosu] r2701 - trunk/prog/video/mkvtoolnix/src/merge

Steve Lhomme steve.lhomme at free.fr
Mon Jan 10 11:08:22 CET 2005

Moritz Bunkus a écrit :
> Hey,
>>>The duration for each file should be reset even when linking files.
>>Mosu, I think we need to discuss that one. I think there are cases where 
>>it's needed and some case where the time should "continue".
> I've done it on Haali's request, and I think it's way more logical this
> way. So far, every part in a set of linked files had a duration of
> "start until the end of this file", and that's very confusing and pretty
> much unusable IMHO. Either every file contains only its duration, or
> every file contains the duration of all parts together.
> Just my 2c.

Nop, I think we need 2 different linking systems :

- one for continuous playback (as it was), it's the same content
- one for related content like DVD domains

You could use one, the other or both (DVD split in various small files).

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