DIVO Option and DIVO-DVC Option Owner's Guide

Document Number: 007-3524-003

Front Matter

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Table of Contents

About This Guide
Structure of This Guide
Other Documents
Conventions Used in This Guide

1. DIVO and DIVO-DVC Features and Capabilities
DIVO and DIVO-DVC Features
DIVO-DVC Features
DIVO and DIVO-DVC Board Architecture
Digital Video Ports
Color-Space Converters
Serial Data Transport Interface (SDTI)
Interpolation and Decimation Filters
Orion Graphical V-LAN Control Utility

2. Programming DIVO and DIVO-DVC
VL Basics for DIVO and DIVO-DVC
Compression Through the VL
Performing Transcoding
Programming the DIVO/DIVO-DVC Board for SDTI
Setting Field Dominance
VL Support for the General-Purpose Interface (GPI)
VL Support for Vertical Interval Time Code (VITC)
Setting Inline Controls
Capturing Graphics to Video

3. Audio Data Conversion
Digital Media Audio Conversion Library
Using the Audio Conversion API
Creating a Converter Instance
Configuring a Converter Instance
Converting Data Using a Converter Instance
Destroying a Converter Instance
DV Audio Compression Library
Audio Rate Conversion Library

A. DIVO/DIVO-DVC I/O Panel Connectors
DIVO/DIVO-DVC Connectors
GPI Interface

B. Setting Up DIVO and DIVO-DVC for Your Video Hardware
Setting Up Digital Source Video
Setting Up the Output (Drain)
Setting Up Sync
Saving Settings

C. Pixel Packings and Color Spaces
DIVO/DIVO-DVC Pixel Packings
Sampling Patterns
Color Spaces

D. Color-Space Conversions
DIVO/DIVO-DVC Color Spaces
Mathematical Operations Performed During Conversions
Implications of Color Space Conversions
Example Color Conversions

E. Programming Methods for Real-Time Digital Media Recording and Playback
Direct I/O
Scatter/Gather I/O
Asynchronous I/O
File Formats

F. DV and DVCPRO Standards
DV Standard
DVCPRO Standard
DV Technology Comparison

G. GPI Interface (DIVO Option Only)
GPI Headers (DIVO Option Board Only)
GPI Receiver, Switch Closure Mode, and Current Sense Mode