[mythtv] mythtv/master commit: 0e84bfed2 by Michael T. Dean (sphery)
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Sep 20 02:19:07 UTC 2011
On 09/19/2011 08:59 PM, David Engel wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 19, 2011 at 08:45:04PM +0200, Markus Schulz wrote:
>> for a left-to-right organized menu...
>> but imagine a menu organized from right-to-left.
>> then the intuitive way to open a child-menu was pressing cursor-left
>> instead of cursor-right.
>> therefore you have four operation modes depending on menu-orientation:
>> - bottom-up: CUR_UP=SELECT CUR_DOWN=BACK
>> - top-down: CUR_UP=BACK CUR_DOWN=SELECT
>> - left-rigth: CUR_RIGHT=SELECT CUR_LEFT=BACK
>> - right-left: CUR_RIGHT=BACK CUR_LEFT=SELECT
>> looks like an option the theme developer should manage (he knows the
>> orientation of each menu) or perhaps there is a safe calculation
> I believe this has been suggested before. I was for it before and
> still am. It would have been nice if it could have been done before
> the code was changed, but what's done is done.
but anyone interested in making a patch really should present a complete
design for approval before spending much time on it, since I know that
several of the theming/UI devs have ideas of how it should work.
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