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[whatwg] WebVTT feedback (and some other <video> feedback that snuck in)

From: Philip Jägenstedt <philipj@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 03 Dec 2011 17:38:33 +0100
Message-ID: <op.v5w9ujtxsr6mfa@localhost.localdomain>
On Fri, 02 Dec 2011 19:07:14 +0100, Glenn Maynard <glenn at zewt.org> wrote:

> On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 4:03 AM, David Singer <singer at apple.com> wrote:
>
>> I guess I may be confused.
>>
>> I see two ways of rendering VTT (at least):
>>
>> 1) the UA interprets only VTT, and chooses 'suitable' fonts etc.
>>
>
> Without language metadata, this is impossible to do reliably for CJK  
> text.

We're going to be doing the same script detection heuristics that we do on  
web pages. Differentiating between simplified Chinese, traditional Chinese  
and Japanese isn't particularly hard.

-- 
Philip J?genstedt
Core Developer
Opera Software
Received on Saturday, 3 December 2011 08:38:33 UTC

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