[FFmpeg-trac] #3758(avfilter:new): drawtext filter reverses Arabic text

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Mon Jul 7 12:21:59 CEST 2014

#3758: drawtext filter reverses Arabic text
             Reporter:  Krieger      |                    Owner:
                 Type:  defect       |                   Status:  new
             Priority:  normal       |                Component:  avfilter
              Version:  git-master   |               Resolution:
             Keywords:  drawtext,    |               Blocked By:
  libfreetype                        |  Reproduced by developer:  0
             Blocking:               |
Analyzed by developer:  0            |
Changes (by gjdfgh):

 * cc: nfxjfg@… (added)


 libfreetype does not to text layout. For correct Arabic display, one would
 have to involve the libfribidi and harfbuzz libraries. Or use libass.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/3758#comment:2>
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