[mythtv-theming] Are Alpha Tags working?

Robert McNamara robert.mcnamara at gmail.com
Wed Oct 28 19:21:39 UTC 2009

On Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 12:20 PM, Roy Lofthouse <lofty69 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Just having a play with some themes and I was trying out the Alpha
> tag.  Looking at Graphite I see there is a background image to the
> menu buttons which uses this tag:
>        <imagetype name="menuscrollback">
>            <area>-8,580,1296,30</area>
>            <filename>images/menuscrollback.png</filename>
>            <alpha>200</alpha>
>        </imagetype>
> but no matter what I change the value to nothing seems to take effect
> (I've cleared out my theme cache on every change).
> I've also noticed that the recording icons (hd, subtitles, etc) in
> blue-abstract are completely visible when they also should be using
> the alpha tag.
> Anyone else see this or is it just my build???
> Cheers

You are using the QT painter, which does not support alpha in .22.


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