[MPlayer-users] Problems with srt subtitles display

Reimar =?UTF8?Q?D=F6ffinger?= Reimar.Doeffinger at stud.uni-karlsruhe.de
Mon Jan 24 13:52:58 CET 2005

On Mon, Jan 24, 2005 at 12:48:19AM +0000, Guillermo Movia wrote:
> Hi, when i try to see an avi file with srt subtitles, i have problems
> with the file codification. I am from Argentina and the subtitles are
> in spanish. Some characters are bad display,
> how can i configure mplayer to display correctly this characters or in
> which codification i have to save my srt file.

See also http://bugzilla.mplayerhq.hu/show_bug.cgi?id=199
If you use a ttf OSD font, use the subcp option or compile MPlayer with
enca support or convert the subtitle with iconv to e.g. utf8
If you use a bitmap font, convert the subtitle to the same charset or
add unicode mappings to the .desc file and use the same solutions as for

Reimar D?ffinger

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