[mythtv] Recording group persistence
stichnot at gmail.com
Sun Jan 10 15:08:24 UTC 2010
On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 6:53 AM, Chris Pinkham <cpinkham at bc2va.org> wrote:
> * On Sat Jan 09, 2010 at 08:06:58AM -0800, Jim Stichnoth wrote:
>> I have a few shortcuts in mainmenu.xml that end like this:
>> <action>TV_WATCH_RECORDING Movies</action>
>> I also have a "TV Recording Playback" jump point defined, which is
>> equivalent to the TV_WATCH_RECORDING action without an argument.
>> I have noticed that when this action takes an argument (e.g. Movies),
>> the recording group filter is only temporary, in the sense that
>> DisplayRecGroup is not updated in the settings table. This means that
>> the TV Recording Playback jump point starts with a seemingly random
>> group filter.
> Shouldn't seem random, it should seem like it went to the last group
> you actually chose via the popup menu.
I mostly use the TV_WATCH_RECORDING action whereas my wife uses the
popup menu to change groups, so I see her last group if I use the
playbackbox jumppoint. This is what makes it seem random to me. :)
> It was a design decision to not
> save the new group value.
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