[mythtv] Improving closed captions/subtitles
dag at newtech.fi
Mon Feb 10 07:16:43 UTC 2014
On Saturday 01 February 2014 01:03:11 faginbagin wrote:
> On 1/31/2014 11:48 PM, Jim Stichnoth wrote:
> > On Fri, Jan 31, 2014 at 3:45 PM, faginbagin <mythtv at hbuus.com
> > <mailto:mythtv at hbuus.com>> wrote:
> > I'd like to improve the appearance and legibility of 608/708 captions
> > in fixes/0.27. Some of the problems I see are:
> > Cool, it's nice to have more people looking at this.
> Great! I know you're the one who's been most active on this front recently, so I was really hoping you would welcome my efforts.
If I can add one more thing:
At the moment I am not too unhappy with the current setup,
but I have noticed that when watching a show in HD the subtitles
end up in a narrow area on the screen with plenty of room
on the sides. I presume it is because they are formatted
for the "normal" resolution where you need two lines to
display the whole text.
So the question is:
- Would it be (or is it already?) possible to wrap
two lines of text into one if it fits on the screen?
Using 0.26 at the moment but considering upgrading.
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