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authorwm4 <wm4@nowhere>2013-12-05 20:16:15 +0100
committerwm4 <wm4@nowhere>2013-12-05 22:58:53 +0100
commita558d84108ede30f259ee88eeb5da0567295e970 (patch)
tree4d7f0b7f5c051eca628376bf5503e7213e0d8bbb /DOCS
parent5cb8439015f533ee93f4a4c9442e9c36de62b2f0 (diff)
docs: edl: minor corrections
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1 files changed, 5 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/DOCS/edl-mpv.rst b/DOCS/edl-mpv.rst
index e53c73767b..4d7a769d08 100644
--- a/DOCS/edl-mpv.rst
+++ b/DOCS/edl-mpv.rst
@@ -17,9 +17,10 @@ This would skip the first 10 seconds of the file f1.mkv, then play the next
back to f1.mkv, skip to the 40 second mark, and play 10 seconds, and then
stop playback. The difference to specifying the files directly on command
line (and using ``--{ --start=10 --length=20 f1.mkv --}`` etc.) is that the
-virtual EDL file appears as a single file, instead as a playlist.
+virtual EDL file appears as a virtual timeline (like a single file), instead
+as a playlist.
-The general simplified syntax is:
+The general simplified syntax is::
# mpv EDL v0
@@ -64,7 +65,7 @@ Syntax::
param ::= [ <name> '=' ] ( <value> | '%' <number> '%' <valuebytes> )
The ``name`` string can consist of any characters, except ``=%,;\n``. The
-``value`` string can consist of any characters except to ``,;\n``.
+``value`` string can consist of any characters except of ``,;\n``.
The construct starting with ``%`` allows defining any value with arbitrary
contents inline, where ``number`` is an integer giving the number of bytes in
@@ -97,7 +98,7 @@ Instead of line breaks, the character ``;`` can be used. Line feed bytes and
Syntax of EDL URIs
-mpv accepts ``inline`` EDL data in form of ``edl://`` URIs. Other than the
+mpv accepts inline EDL data in form of ``edl://`` URIs. Other than the
header, the syntax is exactly the same. It's far more convenient to use ``;``
instead of line breaks, but that is orthogonal.