(originally posted on SourceForge by Charlie Yates a.k.a. lilo_booter)
MLT is a Linux based framework for television broadcasting, video editing, transcoding, streaming and other related tasks. This GPL project was commissioned by one of the largest satellite broadcasters in India and has been developed by two developers from the kino video editing project, Charles Yates and Dan Dennedy. The first official release has now been made available. More details, including a knoppix demonstration, can be found at http://mlt.sf.net.