[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] DV timecode

Baptiste Coudurier baptiste.coudurier
Sun Apr 15 18:15:59 CEST 2007

Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
> Hello,
> On Sun, Apr 15, 2007 at 05:04:57PM +0200, Baptiste Coudurier wrote:
>> Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> [...]
>>> correct syntax is hour:minute:second.millisecond
>>> exactly what parse_date() uses
>>> we will not add another syntax for a similar command line option
>> correct syntax is hour:minutes:seconds:frames
> Maybe it is in this special case, but whether it is media, CD or
> whatever players the only variant I have seen is
> hour:minute:second.millisecond ...

You never saw a VTR, a non linear editing system then.

> At least I don't see a point in yet another parser just because of a '.'
> vs. ':'...

milliseconds vs frame number, ':' non drop frame, ';' drop frame.

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