[vdr] Syncearly + subtitles problem

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Wed Oct 8 18:10:55 CEST 2008


On 10/08/08 17:16, Tobias Bratfisch wrote:
> Am 08.10.2008 um 11:12 schrieb Josce:
> 
>> I am having problems with subtitles:
>>
>> - vdr 1.6.0
>> -
>> vdr-1.5.18-h264-syncearly-framespersec-audioindexer-fielddetection- 
>> speedup.diff
>> - vdr-1.6.0-truecolor-compile_fixes.diff
>> - reelbox plugin
>>
>> The subtitles appear 6-10 seconds too early, which is really annoying.
>> Tested the recordings on a vdr 1.6.0 + FF without the patches and the
>> subtitles were displayed correctly.
>> I imagine it has something to do with the syncearly, but can't say for
>> sure. Can I somehow disable the syncearly part of the patches to  
>> verify
>> that this indeed is the problem. ( I need the patches because I can't
>> compile vdr + reelbox plugin without them )
> 
> This isn't caused by syncearly, this occurs 'cause the buffers of the
> HD-extension are not taken into account yet.
> The missing lines are in dvbsubtitles.c, around line 767, there you
> can read:
> "TODO sync on PTS? are there actually devices that don't deliver an  
> STC?"
> Yes, there is such a device... ;-)
> 
> Nevertheless, this will probably be fixed quiet soon...

Does this mean that the eHD will actually deliver an STC, or that
some workaround will be implemented?

Klaus



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