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RE: Known profiles of TTML

From: Frank Olivier <Frank.Olivier@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2011 22:51:12 +0000
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>, Olivier Thereaux <olivier.thereaux@bbc.co.uk>
CC: "public-texttracks@w3.org" <public-texttracks@w3.org>, "public-timed-text@w3.org" <public-timed-text@w3.org>
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Please see http://help.adobe.com/en_US/FlashPlatform/reference/actionscript/3/TimedTextTags.html for the TTML 'profile' that Adobe Flash supports.

-----Original Message-----
From: Silvia Pfeiffer [mailto:silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com] 
Sent: 10 November 2011 15:29
To: Olivier Thereaux
Cc: public-texttracks@w3.org; public-timed-text@w3.org
Subject: Re: Known profiles of TTML

Oh, this is a nice effort. Would you like to put it into the texttracks wiki (http://www.w3.org/community/texttracks/wiki/Main_Page)? I can prepare you a subpage if you like.

BTW: It seems to me that the timed-text wiki is broken:
http://www.w3.org/community/timed-text/wiki/ . Somebody might want to ask for admin help.


On Fri, Nov 11, 2011 at 3:52 AM, Olivier Thereaux <olivier.thereaux@bbc.co.uk> wrote:
> Dear all,
> During the informal get-together of a few members of the text tracks 
> community group during the W3C TPAC last week, a number of us were 
> discussing the existence of a number of TTML profiles.
> Two I know of are:
> * The profile specified by the YouView consortium 
> http://www.youview.com/industry/wp-content/themes/youview/_site_media/
> resources/YouView_Core_Technical_Specification_1.0.pdf
> (see section 4.4.1, page 119)
> * EBU has a group working on Subtitles in XML: "This Group is 
> investigating an XML -based format for use in subtitling production 
> and exchange, based on W3C's TTML/DFXP specification." -- 
> http://tech.ebu.ch/groups/pdfxp
> Could everyone help fill the gaps by pointing to the other profiles or 
> profiling efforts you know of?
> Also, as mentioned during our get-together, I went through the 
> exercise of mapping which of the TTML features the BBC currently uses 
> in its iPlayer subtitles. See attachment. HTH.
> Thanks,
> Olivier
> --
> Olivier Thereaux - BBC R&D Central Labs
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