[mythtv] MythMusic hacking help required - SOLVED

Robin Gilks g8ecj at gilks.org
Fri Dec 16 16:56:48 EST 2005

> Greetings
> I've just been trying to select tracks on a CD by just looking at my 20x2
> line LCD (to save turning on the TV).
> Problem - the currently playing track display overwrites the browsed track
> display before the browsed track (i.e. using cursor up/down) has scrolled
> along far enough to see what it is!!
> Solution - change the order of items displayed to the LCD so that the
> track number and name comes first - after all, I already know what CD I
> just put in so I don't need to be told the artist or album name every
> time!!
> Help - been looking through cddecoder and playbackbox but I can't work out
> where the CD Metadata is output to the LCD :-(

Found it. One line patch is on ticket #822 "MythMusic - Improve
readability of CD tracks on LCD"


Robin Gilks

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