[mythtv-users] mythsub

Chris Petersen lists at forevermore.net
Wed Jul 14 15:05:06 EDT 2004

> Here is some code in C to extract the closed caption data from a nuv
> file and put it into JacoSub format (which mplayer can read).  I
> thought this might be of some use to somebody other than myself, so I
> am posting it here.  The starting point of the code was from
> mythframes.c in Michael J. Pedersen's distribution of
> mythmkmovie-1.1.3.  I studied the nuv format and after looking at the
> subtitle formats available, decided that the JacoSub format would be
> the easiest to use.
> The code does not take into account the cutlist, and it makes several
> assumptions about the format of the file, but it works for me.

Any chance someone is interested in porting this to perl for inclusion 
in nuvexport (esp. with cutlist support)?  With the move to more and 
more people making dvd's, it'd be sweet to get these included as dvd 


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