Apple has updated Final Cut Pro with support for native import, editing, and export of MXF video files, along with the capability to edit video encoded with Panasonic’s AVC-LongG codec. Several issues are fixed in this update as well, including problems importing certain clips from specific cameras, App Nap stopping long import operations, and errors in handling of 240fps video.

Xcode was also update with fixes for common SourceKit crashes when using the new Swift language. The full change logs for both apps are included below:

Final Cut Pro change notes:

What’s New in Version 10.1.4

• Native MXF import, edit, and export with Pro Video Formats 2.0 software update • Option to export AVC-Intra MXF files • Support for import and editing with Panasonic AVC-LongG media • Fixes issues with automatic library backups • Fixes a problem where clips with certain frame rates from Canon and Sanyo cameras would not import properly • Resolves issues that could interrupt long imports when App Nap is enabled • Stabilization and Rolling Shutter reduction works correctly with 240fps video

The change log for Xcode:

What’s New in Version 6.1.1

Includes SDKs for OS X 10.10 Yosemite, OS X 10.9 Mavericks, and iOS 8.1

• Fixes common causes of SourceKit crashes when working with Swift • Additional bug fixes and stability improvements

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