[linux-dvb] atsc closed captions

CityK CityK at rogers.com
Sun Jan 20 22:08:11 CET 2008


Jonathan Isom wrote:
> Hi
>    I was wondering if anyone on the list knows of an app the displays
> atsc closed captions.
> I have a kworld atsc 110 and 115.  Mythtv used to display cc data with
> the 110 but now doesn't
> which leads me to believe that locally they are broadcasting eia-708
> now.  Am I in the boat of
> waiting for this to be implemented or is there a way to get it
> working( preferably without mythtv
> required.).
>
> any ideas would be appreciated

There is some introductory info about closed captions for digital in an 
v4l wiki article:
http://www.linuxtv.org/v4lwiki/index.php/Text_capture

I had begun editing it a while ago, but haven't got back to it.  I don't 
really know/remember how helpful its contents would be for you.



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