[MPlayer-dev-eng] [PATCH] mplayer: add the -ass-keep-fonts option.

wm4 nfxjfg at googlemail.com
Sun Mar 1 22:54:21 CET 2015

On Sun, 1 Mar 2015 22:33:06 +0100
Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:

> Le primidi 11 ventôse, an CCXXIII, wm4 a écrit :
> > But you have a process-wide initialization process, which affects all
> > following files played in a single process. And that even though
> > MPlayer by convention resets _everything_ when going to the next file.
> Yes, it does, unless set the corresponding option to not reset it.
> > Having the fonts only in the "first" episode of a series is broken.
> True. That is not what I am intending to use at all. Re-read my first mail
> carefully, everything is in it.
> And, for the record, most people do not watch a whole series in a single
> MPlayer command line, so it would not encourage to produce that kind of file
> anyway.
> If you can not understand how this option can be used, maybe it is only that
> it does not fit your personal use scheme. That does not mean it is not
> useful to others. You can assume it would be useful to me at least.

I think the problem is rather that your use-scheme is incredibly
specialized and obscure (not that there's anything wrong with this - I
just wonder why it would belong into the mainline version of the

Anyway, if this isn't for fixing broken files, and does not involve any
plans to write/distribute broken files, then ignore me.

> Regards,

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