[mythtv] OSD menu: DVB subtitles and Teletext p888

Mark Kendall mark.kendall at gmail.com
Mon Aug 16 03:14:05 UTC 2010

On 16 August 2010 07:42, Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
> Whilst testing trunk earlier and completing some outstanding
> translations, I noticed that when choosing to enable subtitles on a
> DVB-S (Freesat, UK) source from the new-style OSD menu, I see two
> options:
> i) Select Subtitle
> ii) Select Teletext CC
> The first option provides the "regular" DVB subtitles which work. The
> second option tries to load p888 on digital teletext which fails. Is
> it possible to determine whether Teletext subtitles are available
> before offering them as a choice on the menu?

I think the underlying problem here is that for some reason teletext
is broken in livetv in trunk. You'll probably find that, if you look
at a -v playback log, you do have a teletext caption stream but
actually showing it is the broken part.

see http://cvs.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/8566



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