[Cin] Capturing DV/HDV via Firewire

Terje J. Hanssen terjejhanssen at gmail.com
Sun Feb 19 17:15:47 CET 2023

Den 19.02.2023 16:54, skrev Phyllis Smith:
> Terje,
> I can say with 100% certainty that here we have never tested FIREWIRE 
> but I did notice that the CV contributors did add "ifdef FIREWIRE" in 
> a few of the .C programs which conceivably means that it can be built 
> with the capability. However, I guess I do not understand why you 
> would want this option since you stated:
>    "The reason is my 10 years old FireWire based DV/HDV recorder 
> seemingly is dead."

    Sony FX7/HDV tape Playback/i.LINK -> Datavideo DN-300 DV/HDV HDD
    recorder -> FireWire/Linux WS

Now when the M2T and DV recorder in the middle is dead, I have to 
transfer the files directly from the camcorder/player to the Linux WS.


> Recently I successfully was able to do: "Transfer VHS/DVD Media or 
> Video8/Hi8 Tapes into CINELERRA-GG" though.
>>         Does this mean that Firewire/dv capture already is supported
>>         or optional can be configured?
>>     it was not tested in ages .....
>>     guess try to install all -dev version of libraries and look at
>>     output of cingg's configure .... then connect device and try to
>>     set capture device to iec* ....
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