[vlc-devel] [VLC] #3054: Default charset for EPG should be ISO-6937
md at bts.sk
Wed Sep 2 12:01:56 CEST 2009
On Wed, Sep 02, 2009 at 11:15:37AM +0200, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> > Thus we probably need a config option named "Ignore the DVB standard and
> > use xxx charset for EPG". This would be similar to VDR approach:
> > http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/vdr/2008-March/016277.html
> We tried it for subtitles. Most users did not find the option, and assumed
> "VLC [was] broken". We need to use automated heuristic. There is NO WAY
Well, maybe we can try something with the language tag carried in EIT info.
For example, we can switch the default charset to ISO 8859-1 if we see
lang=fre tag in EIT data and keep it at ISO 6937 otherwise.
With kind regards,
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