[mythtv-users] web backend

James Linder jam at tigger.ws
Sat Dec 23 21:44:13 UTC 2023



> On Dec 24, 2023, at 03:28, Peter Bennett <pb.mythtv at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> 
> On 12/23/23 14:11, Peter Bennett wrote:
>> 
>> On 12/23/23 00:59, James Linder wrote:
>>> Peter I’m going to fiddle. mythweb does a pretty good job of parsing categories.
>>> I see last night offering high lighted 1 movie but lumped 3 more as “tv show”
>>> Can you give me a 3 line guide on howto please (or a pointer)
>>> 
>>> James
>>> _______________________________________________
>> 
>> There are 4 cat-types: Movie, tv show, sports, series. That is what I am using to color the guided.
>> 
>> mythweb used category to color it, but there are over 100 categories and I could not manage to figure out 100 colors. Mythweb only supports 32 of the categories, everything else is shown brown.
>> 
>> I can point you to the lists if you like. If you want to figure out 100 plus colors and associate them with categories I will implement it in the code.  Note mythweb has a set of colors for each theme. The colors you use need to work with the text that goes over them.
>> 
>> Peter
>> 
> Note: The category is now shown in the grid under the title.

Peter rather than burdon you with infinite requests I thought I’d fiddle, then offer suggestions.
I’m comfotable with Qt and with php, but I know nothing about your implementation (rust ?). I once saw you
wrote about howto setup a dev environment but I cant find it.

Thanks
James



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