[mythtv] PATCH: Don't hilight the selection in an inactive list

Bruce Markey bjm at lvcm.com
Fri Apr 23 14:01:36 EDT 2004

David Engel wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 22, 2004 at 03:05:27PM -0700, Ben Levitt wrote:
>>This tiny patch makes lists not hilight the selected
>>item when they're inactive.  
>>I made this change so that, in Watch Recordings, when
>>the focus is in the left column (you are choosing a
>>show, not an episode of that show) the right hand
>>column (episodes) doesn't have an item hilighted.
> One problem is that some actions, play and delete for example, still
> operate on the current item in the right column even if it doesn't
> have focus.

Correct. Actually, I seem to remember that the top item on
the right was not hilighted and the hilight was added as a

I don't know what the issue with visor would be but if it
is a matter of contrast, maybe it could be addressed with the
choices of colors?.

In any case, in the playbox the top item on the right is
initially selected while the left column is active. If the
user moves right, down, left, she should still be able to
see which item will be played if she preses play.

--  bjm

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