[mythtv-users] What themes are people using with .22?
digitalaudiorock at gmail.com
Mon Nov 9 14:40:02 UTC 2009
On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 4:11 AM, Robert McNamara
<robert.mcnamara at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 5, 2009 at 11:44 PM, Ronald Pijnacker <pijnacker at dse.nl> wrote:
>>> On Wed, Nov 4, 2009 at 9:49 AM, Christopher X. Candreva
>>> <chris at westnet.com> wrote:
>>> > On Tue, 3 Nov 2009, Robert McNamara wrote:
>>> >> MythCenter as a theme option is available, but make no mistake,
>>> >> MythCenter as a theme *is* gone. The only thing that someone who
>>> > Is Retro gone too ?
>>> Yes. None of the old themes exist as they were, they all fall back to
>>> default/default-wide. Metallurgy is partially ported but the only one
>>> with a real port in progress.
>> How much work is there involved in 'porting' an old theme to the new situation?
>> My family was quite accustomed to Titivillus, so I would be willing to spend
>> some time on that theme.
> Pretty much the same amount of work as writing a theme from scratch,
> minus design time since you're just copying something. Somewhere in
> the ~40-50 hour mark I'd bet.
I'll miss the glass-wide theme for sure. Maybe at some point (though
I can't imagine it happening any time soon) I'll see what I can learn
about the new ui themes and see if I can take a stab at it.
However, one thing always confused me regarding theme development and
testing: How does someone do this if they're not running all the
various plugins? I don't use anything but mythvideo and have no
intention of running anything more. Is it even possible under those
circumstances? I'd think it wouldn't be.
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