audio description

Tony Baechler tony at
Tue Sep 8 09:40:36 UTC 2015

If this subject really interests you, please write off list.

On 9/7/2015 4:08 PM, Geoff Shang wrote:
> Just wondering how you got on with any of this stuff.  I've just moved to
> the UK and am very interested in DTV reception (there's no DAB here on Skye).

You should look at get_iplayer.  It downloads BBC shows with subtitles and 
audio description.  It used to have ITV and Channel 4 support, but no more.

> Are subtitles not sent as text?

Yes, they are in format which is mostly plain text.

> Geoff.
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