> When mplayer is used to play movies from a network share (here it is
> samba) the subtitles when they are in a separate file such as .srt are
> not loaded while it is properly put in place. When the movie file is
> played locally mplayer loads the .srt file automatically.
> The .srt file can of course be specified with -sub smb://path_to_file.
> But this is laborious and hardly useable when mplayer is launched
> directly with the mouse click.
mplayerplug-in does not support subtitles from remote servers. Sorry.