[mythtv] myththemes Git repo master branch without Arclight?

Robert McNamara robert.mcnamara at gmail.com
Wed Mar 2 17:11:58 UTC 2011

On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 9:09 AM, Markus Schulz <msc at antzsystem.de> wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, 2. März 2011 schrieb Robert McNamara:
>> On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 3:02 AM, Markus Schulz <msc at antzsystem.de>
> wrote:
>> > hello,
>> >
>> > the Arclight theme don't exists in master branch, only in
>> > fixes/0.24. Why not?
>> >
>> > Is it possible to send patches (as trac ticket) for external (not
>> > inside mythtv/themes/ dir) themes?
>> > I (and perhaps others) need the show start/stop time in LiveTV
>> > browse mode. Without its almost valueless to browse via browse
>> > mode.
>> I experimented with it, but decided I didn't want to display it.
> ok, in that case it's useless to submit a patch.
>> > Additional the aspect ratio of the video inside livetv-epg was
>> > wrong. Is this a theme error, whereas i've found
>> > <preserveaspect>true</preserveaspect> inside the video element of
>> > Arclight, or a mythui error?
>> Intentional.
> intentional in the theme? Then why not set preserveaspect=false?
> Arclight has preserveaspect=true, therefore the aspect ratio should be
> correct, but it was not (stretched to window-size).
> Looks like a mythui bug.

Not exactly.  The video preview is hacked into an imagetype (but is
not a real imagetype) because we don't have a working video widget
yet.  It's a dead end bit of code only meant to hold things together
until the video widget is workable.


More information about the mythtv-dev mailing list