[mythtv-users] Going from FF to Playback
ylee at pobox.com
Fri Nov 6 11:34:33 UTC 2009
David Engel <david at istwok.net> says:
> > (By binding O to UPCOMING, the otherwise-useless Pause button becomes
> > useful everywhere outside playback.)
> Couldn't you just leave PLAYBACK and PAUSE alone and bind P to
> UPCOMING too?
No; that results in the situation Mike Dean described. Besides, I like
being able to push Play to, well, play, from Watch Recordings.
> Anyway, this is all why I periodically bring up the idea of more and
> nested contexts.
I don't disagree. 0.21's context-sensitive jumppoints was certainly a
step in this regard. 0.22's use of two, separate popup menus in Watch
Recordings and MythVideo seems like a backward step in this regard,
though. (I realize this situation existed before 0.22, but as recent
threads have demonstrated, 0.22's requirement of a second "menu"
button has exacerbated the awkwardness.)
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