[mythtv] [patch] Reorganized Setup
dan at milkcarton.com
Mon Apr 19 21:15:25 EDT 2004
Kenneth, please don't scrap your patch. I honestly think its a good
road to hoe. Everything has been kind of shoe-horned into the setup
over time. I myself have gotten a little fustrated at times at having
to go through half a dozen screens to save one setting. Especially one
that is more of a tweak than set and forget type of setting.
Using some of JDS's feedback, what about a "Misc" option for some of the
screens? Conglomerate all the 1 - 2 entry items on to that page instead
of individualizing them?
Just a thought
Kenneth Aafl°y wrote:
>On Tuesday 20 April 2004 01:44, J. Donavan Stanley wrote:
>>So far, I've only skimmed through things. Here's my initial impressions:
>>1) Overall it seems as though you've reduced the number of steps in each
>>"wizard" by making more menu options. In some cases this is a good
>>thing but in other it's a bit silly, several screens have only two
>>options on them, do they really warrant their own menu item and dialog?
>>2) It seems to me that the Size/Offset section belongs with other
>>appearance related items, possibly overscan as well.
>>3) UDP notify port could probably be moved to someplace other than
>>playback, it's only valid during OSD but it really has nothing to do
>>4) The file setup_tv_rec_priorities.xml appears to be missing.
>>The biggest drawback I see is #1. I think you might have gone too far
>>in your quest to reduce the wizard steps...
>Bah, it was worth a shot, patch scrapped.
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