[mythtv-users] 0.22 annoyances
nick.rout at gmail.com
Fri Jan 1 08:32:14 UTC 2010
On Fri, Jan 1, 2010 at 7:13 PM, Robert McNamara
<robert.mcnamara at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 31, 2009 at 10:08 PM, Nick Rout <nick.rout at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Jan 1, 2010 at 5:46 PM, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
>>> On 12/31/2009 05:31 PM, Yeechang Lee wrote:
>>>> MythTV has, for bad-UI-design reasons, used two menus on Watch
>>>> Recordings for a long time.
>>> You know, there /is/ a reason it was designed this way. Perhaps you mean,
>>> "MythTV has, for reasons I don't understand, used two menus on Watch
>>> Recordings for a long time."
>>> Not trying to pick on you, specifically, but a /lot/ of people are calling
>>> this bad UI design, when in fact they just don't understand the reasoning
>>> behind the decisions.
>> Instead of being your usual enigmatic self, why don't you actually
>> tell us the reason?
> Something about calling the most visibly helpful, available, informed
> and sometimes verbose person on the list "enigmatic" is leaving me
Mike is, I agree, very helpful (ok that's a massive understatement).
but to leave the "reasoning behind the decisions" unexplained in the
context is a little cryptic.
I also appreciate he may be sick of explaining the same things over
and over again.
No offence was intended, i love the helpfulness of this list, and i
read enough of it over many years to know that Mike is one of the most
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