[vdr] Feature request: program guide scroll

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de
Sun Mar 14 10:53:42 CET 2010

On 14.03.2010 10:11, Halim Sahin wrote:
> Hi,
> Is there really a need to add two more keys for the same funktion?
> In my opinion scrolling with the arrow keys is enough.

The Left/Right arrow keys scroll through the description (if it
can't be displayed in one piece). What the OP was referring to is
"scrolling" through the events of the current channal, which is a
totally different thing.


> On So, Mär 14, 2010 at 09:02:10 +0100, martinez at embl.de wrote:
>> Hi Klaus,
>> I think your proposal would be very good and increase the usuability of
>> the interface while keeping the behaviour
>> consistent.
>> Can we look forward to this in 1.7.14? :)
>> cheers,
>> Art
>> Date: Fri, 12 Mar 2010 16:28:28 +0100
>> From: Klaus Schmidinger <Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de>
>> Subject: Re: [vdr] Feature request: program guide scroll
>> To: vdr at linuxtv.org
>> Message-ID: <4B9A5D9C.1060607 at tvdr.de>
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>> On 12.03.2010 08:33, Istv?n F?ley wrote:
>>     Hello list, At the moment if I press the Guide button (or select a
>> specific program from EPG list) i can see the detailed description of the
>> event. Now pressing up/down or left/right scrolls the "Long Description",
>> if this doesn't fit in the OSD window. I wonder if it's possible to
>> implement a different behaviour for the left/right keys: to "scroll"
>> between programs. Pressing right should bring up the next event, pressing
>> left should bring up the previous event. To scroll in the OSD window Up and
>> Down are fine. 
>> "Left" and "Right" are used to page up/down within long list, and that's
>> not going to change. However, we could use the Green and Yellow buttons
>> (and additionally the kPrev and kNext keys) for this.
>> Klaus

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