[vlc-devel] Automatic subtitle font changing...

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Sep 17 09:32:14 CEST 2013

On Tue, 17 Sep 2013 00:05:41 -0700 (PDT), Peter Tap <ptrtap at yahoo.com>
> Occasionally, we receive subtitles files that are in a non-English
> language. To make it work,  we have to go to each of our machines, edit
> Preferences->"Subtitles effects," and explicitly select an appropriate
> font.  I am wondering if there is a way to force VLC to automatically
> detect the font to be used.

Include fontconfig support. If it does not work, fix it.

Rémi Denis-Courmont
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