[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] libass: use Noto fonts on Android 5+

Salah-Eddin Shaban salah at videolan.org
Fri Oct 20 20:49:38 CEST 2017

On Fri, Oct 20, 2017 at 8:37 PM, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org> wrote:
> Hello,
> On Fri, 20 Oct 2017, at 19:31, Zhao Zhili wrote:
>> Should we add an option for font configuration? Too many Android devices
>> have
>> all kinds of font files except a mandatory one (does that exist?), and
>> the
>> mandatory one doesn't work so there are something like
>> DroidSansChinese.ttf.
> The correct way is to parse the fontfallback.xml and add it to libass.

You think we should try to fix that in libass?

As a sidenote though, fonts.xml now says we should not parse it directly:

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