1.6.1 changed how subtitles are handled!

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1.6.1 changed how subtitles are handled!

Post by mjremijan »

Description of problem or question:
In the past, I would convert MKV files to MP4 and when I did that I would choose all the subtitles and add them to the MP4. The subtitles would be added to the MP4 and I was able to select the subtitles I wanted from my media player. The subtitles would NOT appear until I selected a subtitle track. With 1.6.1, this behavior seems to have changed. When I add the subtitle tracks, Handbrake now shows "Burn In" as read-only (see attaches screenshot). With a little experimenting, I discovered if I changed the lanugage to "Foreign Audio Scan", "Burn In" became editable so I could uncheck it and then when I changed the language back to "English", "Burn In" remained unchecked. However, this did not seem to effect Handbrakes behavior. Handbrake is still burning in the audio track. This is really annoying because subtitles then show during playback even if subtitles are disabled. I need to know how to stop this burn in behavior.

Steps to reproduce the problem (If Applicable):
Load an MKV into Handbrake.
Select the Subtitles tab
Click on Tracks
Select "Add all Remaining Tracks"

When you do, you'll see tracks where "Burn In" is disabled (see attached screenshot)

HandBrake version (e.g., 1.0.0):
1.6.1 (2023012300)

Operating system and version (e.g., Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, macOS 10.13 High Sierra, Windows 10 Creators Update):
Windows 11 Pro 22621.1413

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HandBrake 1.6.1 (2023012300)
OS: Microsoft Windows NT 10.0.22621.0
CPU: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-1260P
Ram: 16067 MB, 
GPU Information:
  Intel(R) Iris(R) Xe Graphics -
Screen: 1920x1080
Temp Dir: C:\Users\Michael\AppData\Local\Temp\
Install Dir: C:\Program Files\HandBrake\
Data Dir: C:\Users\Michael\AppData\Roaming\HandBrake

[07:02:50] hb_init: starting libhb thread

 # Starting Scan ...

[07:02:50] CPU: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-1260P
[07:02:50]  - Intel microarchitecture Alder Lake performance hybrid architecture
[07:02:50]  - logical processor count: 16
[07:02:50] Intel Quick Sync Video support: yes, gpu list: 0
[07:02:50] Intel Quick Sync Video integrated adapter with index 0
[07:02:50] Impl mfx-gen library path: C:\WINDOWS\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\iigd_dch.inf_amd64_3aa5d22286b6e6b9\libmfx64-gen.dll
[07:02:50]  - Intel Media SDK hardware: API 2.5 (minimum: 1.3)
[07:02:50]  - Decode support:  h264 hevc (8bit: yes, 10bit: yes) av1 (8bit: yes, 10bit: yes)
[07:02:50]  - H.264 encoder: yes
[07:02:50]     - preferred implementation: hardware (1) via D3D11
[07:02:50]     - capabilities (hardware):  lowpower breftype icq vsinfo chromalocinfo opt1 opt2+mbbrc+extbrc+trellis+repeatpps+ib_adapt+nmpslice
[07:02:50]  - H.265 encoder: yes (8bit: yes, 10bit: yes)
[07:02:50]     - preferred implementation: hardware (1) via D3D11
[07:02:50]     - capabilities (hardware):  lowpower bpyramid icq vsinfo masteringinfo cllinfo opt1
[07:02:50]  - AV1 encoder: no
[07:02:50] hb_scan: path=D:\Desktop\D3\Samurai Jack - s03e01 - XXVII Chicken Jack.mkv, title_index=0
udfread ERROR: ECMA 167 Volume Recognition failed
src/libbluray/disc/disc.c:333: failed opening UDF image D:\Desktop\D3\Samurai Jack - s03e01 - XXVII Chicken Jack.mkv
src/libbluray/disc/disc.c:437: error opening file BDMV\index.bdmv
src/libbluray/disc/disc.c:437: error opening file BDMV\BACKUP\index.bdmv
[07:02:50] bd: not a bd - trying as a stream/file instead
libdvdread: DVDOpenFileUDF:UDFFindFile /VIDEO_TS/VIDEO_TS.IFO failed
libdvdnav: vm: vm: failed to read VIDEO_TS.IFO
[07:02:50] dvd: not a dvd - trying as a stream/file instead
Input #0, matroska,webm, from 'D:\Desktop\D3\Samurai Jack - s03e01 - XXVII Chicken Jack.mkv':
    title           : Samurai Jack - The Complete Third Season
    encoder         : libmakemkv v1.17.2 (1.3.10/1.5.2) win(x64-release)
    creation_time   : 2023-03-06T20:25:46.000000Z
  Duration: 00:22:32.32, start: 0.000000, bitrate: 18968 kb/s
    Chapter #0:0: start 0.000000, end 77.494083
        title           : Chapter 01
    Chapter #0:1: start 77.494083, end 768.893125
        title           : Chapter 02
    Chapter #0:2: start 768.893125, end 1309.683375
        title           : Chapter 03
    Chapter #0:3: start 1309.683375, end 1352.320000
        title           : Chapter 04
  Stream #0:0(eng): Video: h264 (High), yuv420p(progressive), 1920x1080 [SAR 1:1 DAR 16:9], 23.98 fps, 23.98 tbr, 1k tbn
      BPS-eng         : 18752781
      DURATION-eng    : 00:22:32.309291666
      NUMBER_OF_FRAMES-eng: 32423
      NUMBER_OF_BYTES-eng: 3169944409
      SOURCE_ID-eng   : 001011
      _STATISTICS_WRITING_APP-eng: MakeMKV v1.17.2 win(x64-release)
      _STATISTICS_WRITING_DATE_UTC-eng: 2023-03-06 20:25:46
  Stream #0:1(eng): Audio: ac3, 48000 Hz, stereo, fltp, 192 kb/s (default)
      title           : Stereo
      BPS-eng         : 192000
      DURATION-eng    : 00:22:32.320000000
      NUMBER_OF_FRAMES-eng: 42260
      NUMBER_OF_BYTES-eng: 32455680
      SOURCE_ID-eng   : 001100
      _STATISTICS_WRITING_APP-eng: MakeMKV v1.17.2 win(x64-release)
      _STATISTICS_WRITING_DATE_UTC-eng: 2023-03-06 20:25:46
  Stream #0:2(eng): Subtitle: hdmv_pgs_subtitle, 1920x1080
      BPS-eng         : 21062
      DURATION-eng    : 00:22:17.982479166
      NUMBER_OF_FRAMES-eng: 440
      NUMBER_OF_BYTES-eng: 3522602
      SOURCE_ID-eng   : 001200
      _STATISTICS_WRITING_APP-eng: MakeMKV v1.17.2 win(x64-release)
      _STATISTICS_WRITING_DATE_UTC-eng: 2023-03-06 20:25:46
[07:02:50] scan: decoding previews for title 1
[07:02:50] scan: audio 0x1: ac3, rate=48000Hz, bitrate=192000 English (AC3) (2.0 ch) (192 kbps)
[07:02:51] scan: 10 previews, 1920x1080, 23.976 fps, autocrop = 0/0/240/240, aspect 16:9, PAR 1:1, color profile: 1-1-1, chroma location: left
[07:02:51] scan: supported video decoders: avcodec qsv
[07:02:51] libhb: scan thread found 1 valid title(s)

 # Scan Finished ...
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Re: 1.6.1 changed how subtitles are handled!

Post by Ritsuka »

PGS subtitles can't be muxed in a mp4 file, so they can only be burned-in.
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