[mythtv-users] RE: mythtv-users Digest, Vol 12, Issue 103
jeske at chat.net
Thu Jan 22 22:25:17 EST 2004
-- Malcolm wrote:
>>> I patched my installation to do exactly this behavior --
>>> if you choose live tv and it's recording something, it simply
>>> starts to playback whatever is being recorded. I never
>>> submitted it as an official patch because Isaac was
>>> clear that he didn't like that behavior (email of August 6,
>>> 2003). I can send it to you if you like, though it's a pretty
>>> trivial change.
> I like that behavior a lot. How about if it did an OSD stating
> you are watching a recording in progress and the channel
> can't be changed or something of that nature?
I think the proposal that Isaac made long ago was a great one.
Instead of a screen which just says "sorry", it can list each
in-progress recording, with an additional option to go to the
watch-recordings screen. It might also have an option to surf the
I'm sure Isaac is still waiting for the patch. :)
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