[PD] 5.1 sound from quicktime video files

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at at.or.at
Sat Feb 25 15:43:34 CET 2012

Split out the sound from the videos as soundfiles, and play them directly with readsf~ or load them into arrays and play them from there.


On Feb 25, 2012, at 1:11 AM, altern wrote:

> hi
> quick question a bit on a hurry ...
> is there any way to get control over sound from three quicktime video
> files in order to send each to a different output in a 5.1 video
> system? I have three different video projections and need to position
> each of the video sounds in a different area of the space.
> as far as I understand this would be impossible as quicktime video
> play in GEM does not offer any control over sound because only under
> mac you get the sound played, and this is in fact just done by the QT
> system and not by PD
> if all this is not possible withing PD, any suggestions on how to
> achieve this? I am thinking about launching the videos with for
> instance VLC and routing the audio by some means into PD or something
> similar.
> thanks
> enrike
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