[mythtv-users] Internal player subtitles

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri May 2 22:48:26 UTC 2008

On 05/02/2008 06:27 PM, John Veness wrote:
> Michael T. Dean wrote:
>> On 05/01/2008 08:36 AM, Curd Delsemme wrote:
>>> is it possible to configure the internal player so that it starts with 
>>> subtitles default on. Now I always has to press 'T' before having any 
>>> subtitle.
>> Always display closed captioning or subtitles
>> If enabled, captions will be displayed when playing back recordings or 
>> watching live TV.  Closed Captioning can be turned on or off by pressing 
>> "T" during playback.
>> in frontend settings under OSD Settings.
> I've just added this feature suggestion to 
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/Feature_Wishlist_%28Frontend_Addons%29:
> The frontend could remember the subtitle setting between sessions of the 
> Internal player. I.e. if subtitles were on when the player quit, they 
> will be on the next time it is started. With this behaviour, you could 
> eliminate the configuration setting.
> Any comments?

Though I'm not sure I like the idea of Myth's remembering what I wanted 
/then/, I love the idea of one less setting.  ;)

Enough, even, that I may write the code.

I guess I can handle explaining to any visitors why I normally have 
captions enabled.


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