[vdr] Fast-forward and subtitles

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Sat Feb 9 14:49:18 CET 2008

Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> On 11/08/07 23:32, Petri Helin wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Besides DVB subtitle support, version 1.5.10 brought also support for 
>> nicer fast forward implementation. From the HISTORY file:
>> - Implemented sending all frames to devices that can handle them in fast 
>> forward trick speeds (thansk to Timo Eskola).
>> If I recall correctly, the original patch by Timo Eskola together with 
>> the subtitles plugin allowed also subtitles to be shown during fast 
>> forward. This nice functionality is missing from the current 
>> implementation. So, just to let you know... :)
> There is no audio during fast forward, so why bother displaying subtitles?

Because subtitles can still be read at high speeds, while audio becomes 
very incomprehensible quite quickly?

Anssi Hannula

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