[vdr] Fast-forward and subtitles

Rolf Ahrenberg rahrenbe at cc.hut.fi
Fri Feb 15 22:25:39 CET 2008


On Sat, 9 Feb 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?

There are plenty of tv shows are worth to watch only in double speed and 
with subtitles. :)

Just to remind, Timo's trickspeed patches for vdr-1.5.2 can be found 
here:

http://www.tolleri.net/vdr/vdr/vdr-1.5.12_ibptrickspeed_subtitles.patch
http://www.tolleri.net/vdr/vdr/vdr-1.5.12_improved_ibptrickspeed.patch

BR,
--
rofa



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