[FFmpeg-user] Export TC track as text(file)?

Gyan ffmpeg at gyani.pro
Tue Jun 18 07:23:50 EEST 2019

On 18-06-2019 02:06 AM, Peter B. wrote:
> Hi everyone :)
> I already tried searching the web for this, but couldn't find any useful
> answers (that didn't just cover the start timecode metadata):
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> Can I use FFmpeg to export (*) the (even non-continuous) data/timestamps
> from a timecode track (TC track) e.g. from MOV, MP4 or MXF file?
> So far, I only know (and found) recipes for setting a start timecode.
> But what about handling TC tracks?
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The tmcd track consists of only the starting timecode. The metadata for 
the track stores its framerate and some flags that inform the player on 
how to generate timecode for other frames.


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