[MPlayer-dev-eng] branching off rc4
siretart at tauware.de
Sun Aug 1 14:37:24 CEST 2010
On Sun, Aug 01, 2010 at 04:42:28 (EDT), Alexander Roalter wrote:
> On 07/31/2010 11:51 PM, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
>> On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 12:25:43 (EDT), Reimar Döffinger wrote:
>>> On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 03:38:40PM +0200, Alexander Roalter wrote:
>>>> I'm not sure it has to do with this special thread, but when I play a
>>>> dumped DVD (vob), mplayer now automatically shows a subtitle.
>>>> I have some vague memory that the default demuxer was changed lately (to
>>>> lavf?) and while previously I had to specify -sid 0 to have subtitles
>>>> and being able to switch them later with 'j', omitting -sid did disable
>>>> subtitles, so pressing 'j' during the movie did nothing.
>>> The demuxer was not changed. The behaviour was changed since -nosub is
>>> now available. If preferred, I have no objections to make this default
>>> (and -sid -1 then enabling autoselection of first subtitle).
>> I think -nosub should be enabled by default to meet the principle of
>> least surprise. All other media players, including commercial dvd
>> players that i've seen don't display subtitles by default, and I think
>> this is a good choice.
> I would concur only if it would still be possible to switch subtitles on
> while playing. So the subtitles should be at the 'subtitle disabled'
> stage (i.e. the one you reach after you toggle through all available
> subtitles + 1), and can enable them with pressing 'j'.
I fully agree!
Anything else that should go into the rc4 branch before the release?
Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4
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