[MPlayer-DOCS] CVS: main/DOCS/man/en mplayer.1,1.1145,1.1146

The Wanderer inverseparadox at comcast.net
Thu Oct 27 01:37:49 CEST 2005

Diego Biurrun wrote:

> On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 12:31:50PM -0400, The Wanderer wrote:
>> Diego Biurrun CVS wrote:
>>> Modified Files:
>>> 	mplayer.1 
>>> Log Message:
>>> Clarify subtitle alignment behavior.
>>> -Align at top (original behavior).
>>> +Align subtitle top edge (original behavior).
>> I'm not sure this is any clearer, actually. While the old phrasing
>> would indeed have given me an inaccurate idea of what was meant,
>> the current phrasing gives me no usable information at all; it says
>> that pressing the key will align the subtitle top edge, but it does
>> not say *what* it will align that edge to.
> Hmm, I think that the problem here is that the diff does not show the
>  whole description:
>   -subalign <0-2> (OSD only)
>     Specify  which  edge of the subtitles should be aligned at the
>     height given by -subpos.
>       0    Align subtitle top edge (original behavior).
>       1    Align subtitle center.
>       2    Align subtitle bottom edge (default).
> Does this really fail to be clear?

No, I suppose it doesn't. Subject dropped, then.

       The Wanderer

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