[gst-devel] future of textoverlay
thaytan at mad.scientist.com
Thu Dec 30 04:17:07 CET 2004
<quote who="David Schleef">
> Inspired by Ronald's screenshots of subtitles, I fixed cairotextoverlay
> to look pretty. It's pretty close to being a drop-in replacement
> for textoverlay (based on pango).
Yeah - it's great to see progress on subtitles after the last person to
touch them slacked off so badly. *ahem*
> - print text based on a stream of subtitling rules
> - print text based on a stream of closed-captioning rules
A question for the autoplugging guys: I don't know how to get the
autoplugging bits to know which overlaying element to use for subtitle
streams (or for providing OSD at some point too, I guess). Is this something
that we can do with specialised overlay elements like the ones Dave
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