libMXF is a software library written by BBC Research to read and write MXF files. It has been optimised for real-time capture and playout in broadcast environments, and for interoperability with editing systems such as Avid Media Composer.

Source code can be browsed and downloaded from the CVS repository.

Nightly builds as binary release snapshots for MS Windows, Mac OS X and Linux are available here.


Included with libMXF are a number of tools:

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