[mythtv-users] help with modifying OSD

Jerome Yuzyk jerome at supernet.ab.ca
Tue Jan 15 22:24:49 UTC 2008

On Tuesday 15 January 2008 15:08, Tom Greer wrote:
> On Jan 15, 2008 1:51 PM, Jerome Yuzyk <jerome at supernet.ab.ca> wrote:
> > I use the Retro theme, and have been thinking about changing the OSD
> > position
> > and layout to be more out of the way. I would like to make it lie at the
> > very
> > bottom of the screen so that when I Pause and step through a sports
> > replay (for example), it isn't so much in the way.
> >
> > Is this hard to do or has anyone done this before? I have read the OSD
> > Development Guide but it's a bit sparse. Is there a better resource?
> >
> > Thanks!
> Don't re-invent what is already done...
> The MythTVMediaCenter OSD theme is transparent and takes up a lot less
> screen real estate than most other OSD themes.  I'm not sure if it's part
> of the core myththemes distribution.  If not, you can see it and download
> it here: http://www.radixpub.com/vir/portfolio/mtvmc/
> Tom

Cool! Thanks, I will try it. Is there a reason that the OSD isn't pushed right 
to the bottom of the screen? That was something I wanted to do.

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