[mythtv-users] Graphite Theme Preview (.22/Trunk)

Bill Williamson bill at bbqninja.com
Sat Jun 13 09:40:36 UTC 2009

On Sat, Jun 13, 2009 at 11:14 AM, Robert McNamara <robert.mcnamara at gmail.com
> wrote:

> Hi all,
> It's been a bit since I touched base about the Graphite theme for the
> forthcoming .22.  I had taken a bit of a break from it but have made some
> recent progress and things are starting to come together now.  I thought I
> would post a two or so minute video of the theme in action to call some
> attention to the neat features of MythUI and .22.  In particular you might
> look to see:
> Fanart, Banner, and Coverart support in the Watch Recordings Screen
> Fanart, Banner, Coverart, and screenshot support in MythVideo
> Neat Alpha, reflection, and animation effects
> (patch not in trunk yet) Season/Episode/Subtitle support for TV series in
> MythVideo, and TVDB grabber
> Now, the theme is pretty rough at the moment and a long ways from finished,
> but it's starting to look fairly consistent so I figured I would share this
> to see if people are interested in coming on to the theming mailing list and
> giving things a try themselves.  There's never been a better time to work on
> themes for Myth, and there's still time (if one were to work diligently) to
> get a theme done in time for .22.
> Please pardon the poorish quality of some of the video and the fact that
> weird flickering things happen.  There's just no good screencast software in
> linux that likes to record OpenGL.  Istanbul does the best job, but is still
> imperfect.  These weird glitches don't occure in MythUI/the theme.  ffplay
> and Myth seem to do an okay job playing the file, Firefox sometimes works
> okay.
> That said, watch and enjoy:
> http://www.fecitfacta.com/graphitepreview.ogg
Thanks for this!

Maybe go low tech... digicam in a dark room will at least give you
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