[mythtv-users] Key modifiers in lircrc
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri May 27 16:19:09 UTC 2005
Ben Giddings wrote:
>On Thursday 26 May 2005 20:27, Michael Carland wrote:
>>The problem I see with this in Myth is that there are many "modes" in
>>Myth, where you may want the same remote key to perform a different
>>function in different modes. This would be problematic if the function
>>name was in the config line.
>>Not that I have a better solution.
>Then you could probably have a variety of "program" names for MythTV:
>'mythmusic' would have one set of commands, 'mythweather' would have
>another set, 'mythgui' another set, 'mythplayback' another set...
>You could also have some generic commands that worked for any myth mode,
>like "delete", or "menu", or "seek +10". They might not always apply
>(like seek +10 wouldn't be of much use in the GUI) but whenever the mode
>permitted that command, that command would work.
Wow. 52 buttons on my remote times 5 or 10 program names (plus xine,
MPlayer, and xmms) = one very big LIRC config file. :)
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