[mythtv] Seek (back and forth) broken in MythTV trunk r23186

Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Tue Jan 19 03:10:49 UTC 2010

Ok. Just took a look at the Edit Keys section of Setup. Guess I took  
THREE stupid pills this morning. Kinda slow Getting with the program  
here. Will play more later. Not allowed to type in bed!

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On 2010-01-18, at 2:42, "Michael T. Dean" <mtdean at thirdcontact.com>  

> On 01/17/2010 07:46 PM, agraham wrote:
>> I just upgraded my mythtv 0.22 to trunk r23186
>> It appears that the seek forward and backward is completely broken
>> when viewing TV recordings.
>> Lets suppose while watching any existing record (or live TV) I wish  
>> to
>> jump ahead 5 minutes, I would normally  press 5 then right arrow -
>> this now always brings me to the end of the record.
>> If I try to rewind 5 minutes, I press 5 left arrow and now this  
>> always
>> brings me to the beginning of the recording.
>> Not sure when this problem got introduced, or if the logic has  
>> changed
>> but this was a really useful feature.
>> Now in order to seek I must use right or left arrow and watch it seek
>> on screen x3 x5 x10 x20... x180.
> You had StickyKeys enabled--which allowed you to hit Left/Right once  
> and
> the player stuck in rewind/fast-forward mode.  There is no longer a
> StickyKeys setting, so Left and Right are now mapped to the RWNDSTICKY
> and FFWDSTICKY actions in TV Playback context (which are used for
> absolute seeks when preceded by numbers).
> If you want to use incremental seek, you'll need to unmap Left/Right
> disable the "use Left/Right as sticky keys") or map some other keys to
> SEEKRWND/SEEKFFWD and use those keys instead of Left/Right for
> incremental seek.
> Mike
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