Description:

VLSub is not working with Vlc 2.1.x, please update to 2.2.

Search and download subtitles from opensubtitles.org using the hash of the video currently playing or its title.
INSTALLATION:
- download the file from the "Files" tab above
- create a directory "extensions" at this location and put the file "vlsub.lua" inside:
* Windows (all users): %ProgramFiles%VideoLANVLCluaextensions
* Windows (current user): %APPDATA%vlcluaextensions
* Linux (all users): /usr/lib/vlc/lua/extensions/
* Linux (current user): ~/.local/share/vlc/lua/extensions/
* Mac OS X (all users): /Applications/VLC.app/Contents/MacOS/share/lua/extensions/
* Mac OS X (current user): /Users/%your_name%/Library/Application Support/org.videolan.vlc/lua/extensions/

...or use the installer below if you're on Windows 7 (32 or 64)

To start the extension click on View > VLSub or Vlc > Extensions > VLSub on Mac OS.

Limitation

* Impossible to automatically save the subtitles on Windows if the path to your video contain non ASCII (non-english) characters and the "search by hash" method will be slower.
* The "search by hash" method will fail on Windows if for video files >2Go (if VLC is compiled with lua 5.1 anyway)

/! Troubleshooting /!

If you have other issue you can ask for a solution here or on github but please get the full vlc debug log and add it as a pastebin to your post. The procedure is explained here:
https://github.com/exebetche/vlsub/wiki/Troubleshooting
Last changelog:

Support http chunked transfer encoding 10 months ago

Fix broken extension after opensubtitles uses a new CDN

Kruz

2 years ago

Yes! This fixed everything.

Thank you very much :)

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exebetche

2 years ago

Cool, thank you.

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Neobond

3 years ago

Can confirm it's all working again, thanks!

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Neobond

3 years ago

Spoke too soon, with vlc player 2.2.0 and VLSub 0.9.13 it researches fine but gets stuck on "Downloading subtitle" a lot :(

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exebetche

3 years ago

Still works for me, but slow as hell to establish connection. Would you care to send your debug log?

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Neobond

3 years ago

Checked the config and it was like this: C:\Users\Steve\AppData\Roaming\vlc/lua/extensions/userdata/vlsub\ simply changed the incorrect back slashes to forward ones and it seems a lot faster now lol but if it happens again how do I get the debug log?

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exebetche

3 years ago

I don't know how this happened (slash mixed with backslash), I made test on Windws XP and wasn't able to reproduce it. But in fact it doesn't matter, backslash and slash are treated the same at this level. This was just the rush hour 3 hours ago and the servers were very slow.

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benzaquen

3 years ago

Hi,

we have a not responding server in VLSUB 0.9.12 in this morning !!!!

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exebetche

3 years ago

It happens, usually it doesn't last for more than a few minutes though.

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GloX

3 years ago

It seems the download is giving a 301 status (redirect), which the plugin does not follow.

The quick fix is replacing line 1709 with:
item.ZipDownloadLink:gsub("dl.opensubtitles.net", "www.opensubtitles.org"),

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GloX

3 years ago

It seems the download is giving a 301 status (redirect), which the plugin does not follow.

The quick fix is replacing line 1709 with:
item.ZipDownloadLink:gsub("dl.opensubtitles.net", "www.opensubtitles.org"),

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benzaquen

3 years ago

Ok my friend but what file i need the change ?
Were is this line ? Because i have the save proble m , server is not responding :(

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exebetche

3 years ago

You don't' need to, the script has been updated. Just replace vlsub.lua from the zip and it should work again.

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GloX

3 years ago

It seems the download is giving a 301 status (redirect), which the plugin does not follow.

The quick fix is replacing line 1709 with:
item.ZipDownloadLink:gsub("dl.opensubtitles.net", "www.opensubtitles.org"),

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GloX

3 years ago

Sorry for the spam .. hit save multiple times.

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exebetche

3 years ago

No problem, thank you for the hint, I have updated the script.

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benzaquen

3 years ago

Thxs for all

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keppo070

3 years ago

I am not able to download subtitles. I can search but when I click on download selection. nothing happens.

windows 7 x64
vlc 208

http://pastebin.com/43Yy1Rfs

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exebetche

3 years ago

You have an outdated version of the script, extract vlsub.lua from the zip of this page and replace the script here:
C:\Program Files (x86)\VideoLAN\VLC\lua\extensions\vlsub.lua

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keppo070

3 years ago

Great! that worked. Thnx for the advice and the software. Donation on its way!

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exebetche

3 years ago

Wow, that's very kind of you, thank you very much :)

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mederi

3 years ago

VLSub works again in Windows (http://download.videolan.org/testing/vlc-2.2.0-pre3/win32/). I am going to ask VLC developers to not forget to include the updated version of VLSub. Thanks.

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thorin

3 years ago

It works.
Nice! :-)

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Qweeni

3 years ago

C:\Users\SSD\AppData\Roaming\vlc\lua\extensions
(vlsub.lua 54 ko/kb)


C:\Users\SSD\AppData\Roaming\vlc\lua\extensions\userdata\vlsub
(vlsub_conf.xml no problem if it is not

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Qweeni

3 years ago

SSD =my user name /mon nom d'utilisateur

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Support http chunked transfer encoding 10 months ago

Fix broken extension after opensubtitles uses a new CDN

5 years ago

2014-09-12
Fix error with http 301 redirection

2014-08-19
Fix subtitles loading on Vlc 2.2

2014-05-08
Fix a bug due to opensubtitles header modifications

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updated Sep 05 2017
added Feb 07 2012
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