[mythtv] Re: [mythtv-commits] Re: Ticket #791: Mouse (Click and gesture) Support in the new UI

Steve Adeff adeffs at gmail.com
Sun Dec 11 17:20:32 EST 2005

On Sunday 11 December 2005 16:44, Robert Johnston wrote:
> On 12/11/05, MythTV <mythtv at cvs.mythtv.org> wrote:
> > #791: Mouse (Click and gesture) Support in the new UI
> > ------------------------------+------------------------------------------
> >--- Reporter:  mfgalizia at uwo.ca  |        Owner:  ijr
> >      Type:  defect            |       Status:  new
> >  Priority:  minor             |    Milestone:
> > Component:  mythtv            |      Version:
> >  Severity:  low               |   Resolution:
> > ------------------------------+------------------------------------------
> >--- Comment (by mfgalizi at uwo.ca):
> >
> >  The .c and .h files have to go into libs/libmythui
> I've taken a quick glance at the code, and this does look very nice.
> Is there a chance it could support "Gesture and hold", so if you had
> "Line Down" associated with "Volume Down", you could make the "Line
> Down" gesture, and rather than lifting at the end, keep the end point
> depressed to indicate you want it to repeat the effect, taking the
> volume down further and further 'til it's released...
> This looks very useful, especially on the D-Vine cases (IIRC) that
> have a touchscreen LCD display on the front. It'd also make in-car
> Myth Frontend systems a lot easier.

and so I can build my mom a myth frontend for her kitchen and have it touch 
screen so she doesn't need to bother with a mouse while she's using 

by "gesture and hold" do you mean something like mouse gestures like Opera 


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