Month 1

  • Establish resources for the project, including the website, GitHub repository, Code of Conduct, sample file library, and contribution policies.
  • Virtual meetings with participating collections to gather information about existing DV collections (tapes or files) and gather feedback on project priorities.
  • Create a research set of DV tapes containing openly licensed content on various DV formats and configurations with some meeting ideal conditions as, well as tapes with intentional controlled damage.
  • Review existing DV parser in MediaInfoLib against DV specification documents to determine needs for additional coverage or heuristics in DV analysis.