Support subtitles in Media Player

Posted on 2009-12-07 12:25 UTC by Simon Pickering. Status: Implemented, milestone: Fremantle, Categories: Media, User Experience.

Allow Media Player to read and display subtitles for video files.

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Solution #1: Use GStreamer subparse element

Posted on 2009-12-07 12:27 UTC by Simon Pickering.

The GStreamer subparse element supports .sub subtitles, but will only work when using the playbin element (or if manually added to the pipeline). See e.g.

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