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

Philip Jägenstedt philipj at opera.com
Sat Dec 3 08:38:33 PST 2011

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 Jägenstedt
Core Developer
Opera Software

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