[Kdenlive-devel] Possible bug loading captured avi files

Carlos Dávila cdavilam at jemila.jazztel.es
Sun Dec 10 22:51:52 UTC 2006

jb escribió:
> On Sunday 10 December 2006 00:19, Carlos Dávila wrote:
>> Hello all
>> I have loaded several avi files that I captured with dvgrab before this
>> feature was available in kdenlive. I got 13 files of 1000 MB from a 60
>> min DV tape + 1 short file with the remaining time. If I watch these
>> files in Totem or load them into Cinelerra, they show total footage
>> (4:41 min each one), but if I load them into kdenlive, they all seem to
>> be only 1:03 min length.
>> Any explanation?
> Ruslan Popov had the same issue a few months ago. It somehow seemed related to 
> libdv. What you can do is to tell MLT to load *.avi clips with libavformat 
> (ffmpeg) instead of libdv, and see if it fixes your problem.
> Edit the file: 
> /usr/local/share/mlt/modules/fezzik.dict
> You will find a line looking like:
> *.avi=mcdv,libdv,avformat
> Change it to:
> *.avi=avformat
> Save the file and start Kdenlive to see if it does change something...
You are right once more. Now kdenlive shows the right length of each clip.
> Let me know.
> jb

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