[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] lavc: make invalid UTF-8 in subtitle output a non-fatal error

wm4 nfxjfg at googlemail.com
Fri Jun 28 11:52:20 CEST 2013

On Fri, 28 Jun 2013 11:36:56 +0200
Nicolas George <nicolas.george at normalesup.org> wrote:

> It is better because it upholds the guarantee to the application that
> the output is in valid UTF-8.

libass has no problem with invalid UTF-8, although I don't remember how
exactly it handles this situation.

It's possible that an error concealment method could output valid
UTF-8, though. But completely dropping the event is not nice.

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