[mythtv-users] [RFC] Proposed settings rework

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Nov 7 01:17:41 UTC 2009

On 11/06/2009 02:32 AM, Ron Garrison wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 5, 2009 at 10:29 PM, Michael T. Dean wrote:
>> On 11/06/2009 01:14 AM, Ron Garrison wrote:
>>> There was a setting in .21 that I have not found in the .22 GUI (it
>>> might be there but I haven't found it), but set in the database
>>> directly.  The Settings value is "EPGSortReverse".
>>> This is a setting that I set opposite to the default and hope that
>>> that ability would remain (it drives me nuts to press Ch+ and have the
>>> slection go down).  Prior to .21 I had "hacked" the code to flip it
>>> myself (always vowing to do it properly with a database setting -
>>> someone beat me to it)
>> That's a setting done (half-way) right.  It's not controlled by a widget way
>> over there in the settings screens, it's controlled directly inside the EPG.
>>  By hitting TOGGLEEPGORDER (0), you can toggle the sort and it saves it for
>> you automatically.
>> The other half that's missing is putting the option into a location
>> accessible through the menu so it's easy to find.
> Actually its not missing.  I never thought to hit menu while in the
> EPG,  But its there.  I also hadn't realized there was a keybinding
> for it.   Thanks.

Great.  That must mean that when Stuart and/or Paul ported the EPG to 
mythui, they added the menu--because I'm almost positive there is no 
menu in the EPG in 0.21-fixes.

So, turns out it's a setting done completely right.  :)


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