[mythtv-users] mythvideo 0.22 and subtitle menu

Jim Stichnoth stichnot at gmail.com
Mon Dec 21 21:36:42 UTC 2009

On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 11:52 AM, James Klaas
<jklaas at appalachian.dyndns.org> wrote:
> I have a myth frontend with VDPAU and I'm running 0.22.
> I have a number of fansubs that I used to be able to watch nearly
> flawlessly in vlc in 0.21.  I haven't gone through and set up vlc yet
> to test it out, but I have been very impressed with the smoothness of
> the internal player and I would like to use that.  On the videos that
> I can get the subtitles to work, they look fantastic.  Unfortunately,
> that's only one series.  The rest of the series' I have I can't seem
> to get the subtitles to work.
> If I try to turn on the VBI CC stuff it doesn't work.  There don't
> seem to be any subtitle menus showing up either.  I went through the
> setup to make sure the boxes were checked to show the subtitles.  I
> would really like to get this to work with the internal player.  Is
> there something I should be looking for to get this to work?

You may be running a version of 0.22 that has a problem with the "."
character in the subtitle file name.  For example, "my-video.srt"
would show subtitles but "my.video.srt" would not.


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