[mythtv-users] Descriptions too long for OSD

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Fri Jan 12 21:36:54 UTC 2007

On Jan 12, 2007, at 1:21 PM, Mike Grusin wrote:

>> They use very long descriptions for EPG in Germany but all OSD themes
>> only show the first two lines. Is there a way to display the whole
>> description?
> Same problem here (US).  I'd love to see a scrolling or scrollable  
> OSD info
> window.

That's a great idea. mythtvosd has a "scroller" template. I wonder  
how hard it would be to implement some of that code in the regular  
OSD to invoke scrolling if the string length is of a certain size.

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