[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #1139: Add HD, CC, and Stereo indicators
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Feb 14 22:48:24 UTC 2006
On 02/14/2006 03:25 PM, Simon Kenyon wrote:
> On Tuesday 14 February 2006 18:41, Kevin Kuphal wrote:
>> Simon Kenyon wrote:
>>> may i ask why this was closed?
>>> it makes no difference to me (i don't have HD or CC)
>>> but fixed implies that it is completely "fixed" when it is not
>>> it is 3/4 fixed
>>> that is why i reopened it. did you close it because it was in fact
>>> completely fixed.
>>> i don't think so. you closed it because i didn't comment on -dev
>> Quite simply, I closed it because from a functionality standpoint, the
>> support for the indicators is present in the code. This is not a
>> mission critical feature but a nicety in the UI. Having it present in
>> every theme is nice, but not required and it is also trivial for someone
>> who maintains the Minimalist-wide theme to add.
> i realise that it is not that important in the great scheme of things. really
> i do. the point i was making (obviously very badly) is that by closing it
> when not all themes were modified meant that the other themes would probably
> never get modified.
Only if you assume that no one using Minimalist-wide will ever want an
HD, CC, or Stereo indicator. And, since someone using the
Minimalist-wide theme has (should have? ;) a wide-screen TV, chances are
that TV is for HDTV, meaning the HD indicator becomes even more
valuable, so eventually someone will add it to Minimalist-wide...
After all, your point would be completely valid on a closed-source
commercial product, but Myth is free, so any one of us can modify it. ;)
More information about the mythtv-dev