[mythtv-users] .srt subtitles with .22 internal player?

Andreas Schlehahn linuxdreas at dslextreme.com
Sun Nov 22 23:16:35 UTC 2009


Am Sonntag 22 November 2009 14:46:24 schrieb Carl-Magnus Bj÷rkell:

> OK, So it should be possible... I _am_ trying with regular .srt's, i.e.
> Just text files with timestamps in them. I just can't seem to figure out
> what I'm supposed to do to get them to actually get loaded into the
> player. They are working in mplayer though, so the .srt's themselves are
> fine. Any tips as to what might be wrong?

I believe there was a problem with filenames containing more than one full 
stop.

For example, a file like myblueberrynights.srt would work, but 
my.blueberry.nights.srt would not.

The problem was reported with ticket 6869 
(http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/6869) and has been fixed a few days ago.

And of course, videofile name and subtitle file name have to be identical, 
except for the file extension.

-- 
Gru▀
Andreas


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