[Matroska-devel] adding a 'forced display' flag?

Steve Lhomme steve.lhomme at free.fr
Tue Nov 16 16:25:51 CET 2004


Alexander Noe' a écrit :
> Steve Lhomme wrote:
> 
>> Alexander Noe' a écrit :
>>
>>>> As we already discussed it can be used when someone in a movie 
>>>> speaks in a foreign language (like klingon) and the text is 
>>>> translated, regardless of the subtitle configuration. In such a 
>>>> configuration, the forced sub, wouldn't overlap with normal subs.
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>>> Too bad that this is not only done with klingon, vulcan, romulan etc...
>>> Just get a german Cruel Intensions DVD and you'll see what I mean.
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>> Can you explain what that DVD has ?
> 
> 
> Due to copyright reasons (!), the complete german subtitle is forced
> if the audio is set to english.

That falls in the category "respect the author". But as we like freedom, 
we won't enforce respect, just suggest it :D



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