[mythtv] "A", "An", and "The" for sorting - ticket 3048
esper at sherohman.org
Mon Feb 12 15:57:31 UTC 2007
On Mon, Feb 12, 2007 at 03:11:32PM +1100, Peter Schachte wrote:
> Joshua M Thompson wrote:
> > (and speaking of letters will Video Manager ever allow me to hit a
> > letter and jump to that part of the list? I have something like 5,100
> > videos and scrolling to anything that's not near the beginning or end of
> > the list is an exercise in extreme frustration...)
> That'd be great if you've got a proper keyboard, but not too much help if
> you're just using a remote. How about using the digit keys? Pressing a digit
> key n could jump you to n/9 of the way through the list. Eg, pressing 0 takes
> you to the beginning, 9 to the end, 3 to 1/3 of the way through the list, and 5
> to 55.5% of the way through. I'd find that useful when scrolling through
> artists in mythmusic, too.
How about a configuration option to tell it whether you have a proper
keyboard or not? No real need to cripple those with keyboards just
because there are others who don't.
Alternately, there are methods out there for simulating a full keyboard
using only a numeric pad, as can be attested by pretty much anyone with
Windows Vista must be the first OS in history to have error codes for things
like "display quality too high"
- Peter Gutmann, "A Cost Analysis of Windows Vista Content Protection"
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