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Analog broadcasting used a special audio tone called DTMF to signal the ad time slot. In digital broadcasting, SCTE-35 is used. SCTE-35 packets are multiplexed in video and audio streams in the DVB transport stream. The syntax of the payload is so-called splice_info_section() and splice_insert() command.
Specific SCTE-35 views in SMART
In the transport stream and servicew overview on the left side, a component containing SCTE cue tones can be selected. On the right side the specific SCTE-35 views are shown.