[mythtv-users] Getting rid of the big ugly coverart area from the Mythbuntu theme

Paul Gardiner lists at glidos.net
Wed Nov 28 14:47:06 UTC 2012

On 28/11/2012 14:19, John Veness wrote:
> On 28/11/2012 09:22, Paul Gardiner wrote:
>> Just upgraded to 0.26 and loving it, other than finding the ugly great
>> coverart area is present in the 0.26 version of the Mythbuntu theme.
>> It was there in 0.25 for a while but was later reverted. I thought
>> they'd seen sense! :-) I'm looking to reverting it in 0.26, which
>> is going to be difficult because I don't know a huge amount about
>> Qt. Can anyone confirm that this is the correct commit to attempt
>> to apply:
>> https://github.com/MythTV-Themes/Mythbuntu/commit/bb224bd43403ca52c3985c92aa8f2158c9a37c32
>> and anyone know if that's likely to go well?
>> So here I am dissing their work and asking for help! Hmmm. I
>> can see I might be asking for trouble, but it is really really
>> ugly! :-)  I've always liked Mythbuntu particularly for being
>> the one theme that lets you see the fan art, but that's lost
>> with this huge coverart area.
>> Cheers,
>>      Paul.
> I'm not a fan of the big coverart either. If you want to chat with the
> people who manage that theme, I think
> https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-mythtv is the best place.

Good idea. I imagine plenty of people like it otherwise it wouldn't have
happened, but I guess I should at least register my vote.


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