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[Bug Report] Hebrew subtitles displays punctuation marks in the wrong direction

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By Animor, Senior Member on 9th June 2014, 04:56 PM
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Hello,

Hebrew subtitles displays punctuation marks in the wrong direction, sometimes breaking the sentence structure. This is probably caused since Hebrew is RTL (right-to-left) language.

Pictures and .srt file can be found on this the bug report from the old forum:
https://groups.google.com/d/msg/mx-v...0/nyaIqoDyyt0J

The answer I got back then was:
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This is an issue of Android text drawing system.

So please note that XBMC for Android displays Hebrew subtitles properly. Perhaps you can take a look at how it's done on XBMC, and fix it also for MX player.

I realy like MX better than any other player, and I wish that this problem will be fixed soon.

Thank you very much in advance!
 
 
9th June 2014, 08:25 PM |#2  
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Originally Posted by Animor

Hello,

Hebrew subtitles displays punctuation marks in the wrong direction, sometimes breaking the sentence structure. This is probably caused since Hebrew is RTL (right-to-left) language.

Pictures and .srt file can be found on this the bug report from the old forum:
https://groups.google.com/d/msg/mx-v...0/nyaIqoDyyt0J

The answer I got back then was:


So please note that XBMC for Android displays Hebrew subtitles properly. Perhaps you can take a look at how it's done on XBMC, and fix it also for MX player.

I realy like MX better than any other player, and I wish that this problem will be fixed soon.

Thank you very much in advance!

This will be fixed on MX Player 2.0 it is till in development.
Sorry for incovenience.
9th June 2014, 08:27 PM |#3  
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Thank you, I will be waiting for it

Do you have an estimation when V2.0 would be released?
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9th December 2014, 05:34 PM |#4  
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[Bug Report]Punctuation Marks in Hebrew
Hello,
My name is Assaf and I from Israel.
I use your amazing player to paly everything on my android phone (Galaxy S5)
and Tronsmart R28 Meta Android tv box and all works perfectly only one problem in Hebrew Subtitles.
When I play the video with subtitle the hebrew there is a problem with the punctuatuion marks in Hebrew subs.
Punctuation marks in Hebrew subs (srt) presented in the beginning of the text like this:


but in hebrew its need to be in the end of the line like this:


In all players of android(MX Player,BS player,vplayer,vlc,archos,default android player,wondershare and etc.) the hebrew marks arent presented correctly only in kodi for android its fixed and i dont know what there is a diffrent between kodi android version to mx player
also in pc its fine

Pls fix it pls i left a lot of msgs to u and nobody has fixed it pls
why in kodi is different and in all the other players in android there is a problem?
Pls fix Asap
Tnx
Assaf
10th December 2014, 10:47 AM |#5  
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Hello,
My name is Assaf and I from Israel.
I use your amazing player to paly everything on my android phone (Galaxy S5)
and Tronsmart R28 Meta Android tv box and all works perfectly only one problem in Hebrew Subtitles.
When I play the video with subtitle the hebrew there is a problem with the punctuatuion marks in Hebrew subs.
Punctuation marks in Hebrew subs (srt) presented in the beginning of the text like this:


but in hebrew its need to be in the end of the line like this:


In all players of android(MX Player,BS player,vplayer,vlc,archos,default android player,wondershare and etc.) the hebrew marks arent presented correctly only in kodi for android its fixed and i dont know what there is a diffrent between kodi android version to mx player
also in pc its fine

Pls fix it pls i left a lot of msgs to u and nobody has fixed it pls
why in kodi is different and in all the other players in android there is a problem?
Pls fix Asap
Tnx
Assaf

Are you using latest version? And then try check on/off Settings > Subtite > Force LTR direction.
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17th December 2014, 10:30 AM |#6  
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Related topic: http://forum.xda-developers.com/apps...rabic-t2974391
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