Showing posts with label Perl. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Perl. Show all posts

Sunday, January 06, 2013

XBMC and overlapping subtitles with iPlayer addon

There's often overlapping subtitles with XBMC and BBC iPlayer addon. Rather than modify actual addon and losing changes every time it's updated I hacked up script that edits SRT file after it's downloaded from BBC site but before XBMC reads it.

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Tracking execution of Perl program

Install Devel::Trace (libdevel-trace-perl in Ubuntu) and launch your program using "perl -d:Trace ./xx.pl" like syntax. This gives you tracing similar to "set -x" on shell scripts.