[MPlayer-users] MPlayer not loading correct font

Evgeniy Stepanov eugeni.stepanov at gmail.com
Sun May 11 12:33:38 CEST 2008

On Sunday 11 May 2008 12:40:25 Vladimir Mosgalin wrote:
> Hi Evgeniy Stepanov!
>  On 2008.05.11 at 05:01:12 +0400, Evgeniy Stepanov wrote next:
> > You got lucky here, 'Light' was parsed as font point size. The textual
> > pattern format is:
> > <families>-<point sizes>:<name1>=<values1>:<name2>=<values2>...
> >
> > fc-match -v ':family=Fluid-Light' works as expected.
> OK, and what do I do about it? And what's exactly broken, font or
> subtitles? Also, is there any way for libass to do simple query (like
> fc-match 'Fluid-Light' does) before falling back to sans?

The easiest way is to split words by both ' ' and '-'. It's unlikely to break 
anything. I'll do it today.

A better idea is to reimplement FcFontSort in libass, taking full name into 
account. Perhaps it is the right way.

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