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Re: Subtitle/caption styling + TTML + CSS

From: Pierre-Anthony Lemieux <pal@sandflow.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 21:13:38 +0000
Message-ID: <CAF_7JxAyEeLENbtfNCryyW2Gzs+Hks54A6Aa13HpRQEP3_e1yQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>, Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>, Nigel Megitt <nigel.megitt@bbc.co.uk>, Thierry MICHEL <tmichel@w3.org>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Hi fantasai,

> between the two, so such a mapping would most
> definitely not be "straightforward".

My experience with imscJS has been that the mapping from TTML to CSS was
straightforward with the exception of two features that were not defined in
CSS but deemed important to captions: linePadding and multiRowAlign.

Did you have other examples in mind?

Best,

-- Pierre


On Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 12:49 PM fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
wrote:

> On 12/12/2016 12:04 AM, Pierre-Anthony Lemieux wrote:
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> > TTML is based on XSL, which is based on CSS, and so the mapping has
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> > been straightforward
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> XSL is very loosely "based" on CSS, and there is much divergence
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> between the two, so such a mapping would most definitely not be
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> "straightforward".
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> ~fantasai
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