Importing EDLs into Final Cut Pro is becoming less common as more full-featured
project interchange formats are supported. However, if you are reediting a project from
an older, linear editing system, or you are having trouble exchanging sequence
information using other project interchange formats, you can use an EDL to transfer
basic edit information into Final Cut Pro.
“RT-11” is an abbreviation for Real Time for the PDF-11, which was the computer used for many early video
Importing and Exporting EDLs