AAF SDK is a cross-platform SDK that supports the Advanced Authoring Format (AAF). AAF is a metadata management system and file format for use in professional multimedia creation and authoring. The AAF specification is administered by the AAF Association, which also coordinates development of the SDK.
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Release Notes: Major new APIs to support 1.1 of the AAF specification. Several APIs have been extended, and there are many bugfixes to existing APIs and plugin codecs. The codecs DV (within the CDCI codec) and PCM, including the BWF container, have been added. The 2GB filesize limit found on some platforms has been fixed. New utilities: aafextract, aaf2xtl, aafdump. Support for the x86_64 target and UTF-8 filenames has been added. libgsf has been added to available Structured Storage implementations. The plugin loading search path has been fixed to be consistent across all platforms.