Hi Dan, I forwarded your question to an internal list at Real. Here is what I got back. If you want the SMIL and the text files let me know, and I'll send them to you directly.
-Fariborz >Subject: Re: Fwd: RealPlayer SMIL .rt captions in Persian? > >RealText doesn't support Persian or Arabic, but you can >do Arabic (and hopefully Persian) through plain text in >SMIL (using the RealText renderer). Plain text support >is still on the back burner for Linux, though. > >I attached a SMIL2.0 file that plays an iso-8859-6 >encoded text file three different ways (via param >elements in the SMIL). I also attached a windows-1256 >encoded plain-text file as another option for Arabic. > >Note: I copied the Arabic text at the bottom of the >text files from a NetNanny-approved Website but I have >no idea what it says. > > Hi. I have been trying to make Persian captioned > content work using SMIL in RealPlayer 10. No success yet. > I've just asked on their support messageboard, > http://real.lithium.com/real/board/message?board.id=rhapsody&message.id=2185 > ...but wondered whether people here had more experience > with these issues. I was hoping to make an example > that had Persian audio (MP3 etc) content, and 3 different > subtitle captions for English translation, Persian > script, and also romanized spelling. But it seems RealPlayer > has problems (or I have a misunderstanding :) > > Many thanks for any suggestions, > > Dan > _______________________________________________ > PersianComputing mailing list > PersianComputing@lists.sharif.edu > http://lists.sharif.edu/mailman/listinfo/persiancomputing _______________________________________________ PersianComputing mailing list PersianComputing@lists.sharif.edu http://lists.sharif.edu/mailman/listinfo/persiancomputing