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

Duncan Brown mythtv at duncb.co.uk
Mon Nov 23 09:56:29 UTC 2009


On 22/11/2009 23:16, Andreas Schlehahn wrote:
> Am Sonntag 22 November 2009 14:46:24 schrieb Carl-Magnus Björkell:
>
>    
>> 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.
>
>    
Looks like this is my problem. All my video files have multiple dots in them

Is this likely to be ported to the fixes branch?

cheers

Dunc


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