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aboettger

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I have a few questions about creating a layout
« on: December 29, 2010, 21:24:34 »
  • How can I configure the SongTree so that the current track is displayed automatically?
  • How do I set the VolumeIcon that I can use the mouse wheel to control.
  • How do I configure MainMenuItem that only a certain GTK icon is displayed?
  • How do I configure a HB / VB, so it is not visible when nothing is playing.

Quentin Sculo

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Re: I have a few questions about creating a layout
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2010, 22:01:56 »
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How can I configure the SongTree so that the current track is displayed automatically?
By using the follow=1 option, but it will only work the first time the layout is used, as the user setting as priority over the layout setting.

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How do I set the VolumeIcon that I can use the mouse wheel to control.
By including it in the VolumeScroll virtual container, though it can be better to include more containers/widgets :
VolumeScroll= VolumeIcon HBexample

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How do I configure MainMenuItem that only a certain GTK icon is displayed?
You can't. Though it's true there is a lot of icons. Maybe I could add an option.
I plan to redesign the command system, it should be possible then to recreate the menu completely via MenuItems widgets

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How do I configure a HB / VB, so it is not visible when nothing is playing.
You can't, though that is an interesting idea, I'll probably add it.

btw about your layout, I'll look at it in a few days, when I work on the new layouts for the next stable version.

aboettger

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Re:I have a few questions about creating a layout
« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2010, 01:51:37 »
Thank you.