[vdr] Confirm messages

Laurence Abbott laz at club-burniston.co.uk
Fri Jan 27 14:25:54 CET 2006


On Fri, 2006-01-27 at 14:00 +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:

> Since version 1.3.38 the Red button in the Schedule menu immediately
> creates the timer and marks the event with 'T'. So it can't happen any
> more that a timer is not confirmed.

I upraded from 1.3.36 to 1.3.40 last weekend and noticed this new
behaviour last night. I like it a lot! Much faster than having to press
OK after seeing the timer settings (which are generally how I want them
anyway!). It just feels slicker now.

:-)

> > I would also wish a confirm message when stopping playback (also plugins 
> > mp3 etc.). I often stopped playback accidently when browsing menus 
> > during playback. Especially by pressing blue button.
> > 
> > I know that the 'Don't ask and do what I say' lobby won't like it but 
> > maybe a setup option verbose could be added to control the level of 
> > verbosity.
> 
> I'd hate if I'm asked every time I stop a replay - and I also don't think
> that this is woth YASO (Yet Another Setup Option).

Ditto: that would be really annoying but then I generally use a 'proper'
Stop button rather than the blue button to stop playback. I'd have
thought stopping playback by accident is only a minor annoyance,
compared with shutting down by accident, for example, which does have a
confirmation message.

Cheers,

Laz




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