Bug#691763: Wish: Please support some low res (SDTV) skin

Bálint Réczey balint at balintreczey.hu
Sun Mar 5 20:31:00 UTC 2017

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Hi Philippe,

2014-01-06 17:49 GMT+01:00 Balint Reczey <balint at balintreczey.hu>:
> tags 691763 wontfix
> thanks
> Dear Philippe,
> On 10/29/2012 02:22 PM, Philippe Coval wrote:
>> Package: xbmc
>> Version: 2:11.0~git20120510.82388d5-1
>> Severity: wishlist
>> Dear Maintainer,
>> I suppose that one can be forwarded upstream, I will do if needed
>> Please support by default a SDTV (PAL/NTSC) skin if display is not large enough...
>> There is a Project Mayem skin
>> but I am unsure it is supported or can be packaged separately ?
> XBMC from Debian supports all the skins which can be downloaded from
> XBMC's skin repository. You can download them at
> System->Settings->Appearance->Skin->Skin->Get More... .
> The Project Mayhem skin has been replaced by PM3.HD from the same team
> but it is optimized for high resolutions.
> If you find a suitable skin and you think that is should be packaged in
> Debian then please file and RFP bug for it. IMHO there would be little
> value in packaging additional skins since they are just XML files with
> images.
> If you don't find any suitable skin please ask upstream/skin developers
> to provide one, I can't help too much in this case.

The new default skin in Kodi 17 seems to work better on low-res devices.
What do you think? Is the new skin good enough to consider this problem solved?


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