[vdr] Beviour of menu key in 1.3.38
Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Tue Jan 10 17:28:40 CET 2006
Udo Richter wrote:
> Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>> There has been a lot of fuss about "the Menu key doesn't behave
>> in the past. Since IMO there is only _one_ way it can behave
>> it now opens the main menu if the OSD is empty, and closes whatever is
>> on the OSD if it isn't.
> On a second thought... (oh noooooo...)
> Its now consistent for fullscreen OSD, like closing OSDTeletext and
> similar screen filling uses, but has some side effects I didn't thought
> of before, as this is also true for small osds that only cover small
> parts of the screen, like subtitles, the channel info, and the replay
> (cut marks) display.
> Mostly this is probably a matter of getting used to it, but especially
> always-on osds like subtitles can now stop you from opening the menu, if
> they re-open their osd too fast. I have no really good idea how to
> handle these cases.
An integrated solution for subtitles will come in version 1.5.x.
For everything else I believe the current behavior is the only
consistent way. Anything else would again open non-consistency
Sure, if you're used to the old way, the new way may need some
getting used to (same here ;-). But I'm sure that's only temporary ;-)
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