[mythtv] [patch] Reorganized Setup

Joel Feenstra joelf at altelco.net
Mon Apr 19 20:42:58 EDT 2004


I'll voice my opinion. I think it's better with the patch. There might be the 
same number of "levels", or screens to get to a particular setting, but 
atleast their organized now. I usually just want to change one setting at a 
time, and I've had difficulty finding the setting in the past. Taking a look 
at the patch I think I could find a setting easier. I for one am going to 
keep the patch until it causes a conflict with cvs, then I'll probably go 
back, just because I don't want to keep it synced.

Joel Feenstra

On Monday 19 April 2004 08:00 pm, Kenneth Aafl°y wrote:
> On Tuesday 20 April 2004 01:44, J. Donavan Stanley wrote:
> > So far, I've only skimmed through things.  Here's my initial impressions:
> >
> > 1) Overall it seems as though you've reduced the number of steps in each
> > "wizard" by making more menu options.  In some cases this is a good
> > thing but in other it's a bit silly, several screens have only two
> > options on them, do they really warrant their own menu item and dialog?
> > 2) It seems to me that the Size/Offset section belongs with other
> > appearance related items, possibly overscan as well.
> > 3) UDP notify port could probably be moved to someplace other than
> > playback, it's only valid during OSD but it really has nothing to do
> > with playback.
> > 4) The file setup_tv_rec_priorities.xml appears to be missing.
> >
> > The biggest drawback I see is #1.  I think you might have gone too far
> > in your quest to reduce the wizard steps...
>
> Bah, it was worth a shot, patch scrapped.



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