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Changes to the skinning engine for Kodi Leia
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Below you'll find an up-to-date list of all changes made to the skinning engine since the release of Kodi Krypton.


addon.xml
new dialog
new infolabels

changed infolabels

new infobools

removed infobools

changed infobools
  • implicit referencing of containers (details)


changed builtin action

values
  • hyphen no longer supported as a none value (details)


static listitems

Custom containers

origin, camera & animation attributes

epggrid

new windows

changed windows
  • DialogPVRGuideOSD.xml -> DialogPVRChannelGuide.xml (details)
  • pvrosdguide -> pvrchannelguide (details)


new content type

DialogPVRGroupManager.xml

DialogPVRGroupManager.xml

MyMusicPlaylistEditor.xml

MyPVRRecordings.xml

Font.xml

Scaling improvements
  • % and r-suffixed vaues for position attributes (details)


New default icons
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#2
Changes to the skinning engine for Kodi Krypton

Changes to the skinning engine for Kodi Jarvis

Changes to the skinning engine for Kodi Isengard

Changes to the skinning engine for Kodi Helix

Changes to the skinning engine for XBMC Gotham

Changes to the skinning engine for XBMC Frodo

Changes to the skinning engine for XBMC Eden

Changes to the skinning engine for XBMC Dharma
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#3
2016-12-01 MyPVRGuide.xml

remove view id's:
- 11
- 12
- 13


pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/10838
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/17ed...b9223bc7e9
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#4
2016-12-01 new/changed infobools

removed:
- System.HasModalDialog

added:
- System.HasActiveModalDialog
- System.HasVisibleModalDialog


pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/10850
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/0b8c...7ba51e24cb
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#5
2016-12-01 games support

this introduces a new media window:
  • MyGames.xml (windowname=games id=10822)

a new settings category:
  • gamesettings

a new infobool:
  • Player.HasGame

and a new content type:
  • games


pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11022
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/7dcf...63ecf26dbf
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#6
2016-12-02 changed container infobools

it's now possible in all sections to reference a container without explicitly specifying the id.
kodi will use the id of the focused container if no id is specified in a container infobool.

eg.:
Container(5400).ListItem.Art(fanart) vs Container.ListItem.Art(fanart)


pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/10883
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/6319...496e7ade58
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#7
2016-12-05 changed builtin action

the SetFocus() action now allows setting an optional 'absolute' argument.
setting this argument will focus the first listitem of a container, instead of the first visible listitem.
(eg. it will scroll up to the top of the list)

Code:
SetFocus(50,0,absolute)


pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11019
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/45a8...c5c686272e
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#8
2016-12-05 epggrid - orientation

you can now create an epg guide with a horizontal layout,
by using the <orientation> tag.

additionally, you can now define <rulerdatelayout > for epggrid containers:
see: https://github.com/ksooo/xbmc/commit/860...15c3f8a32e


pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/10795
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/9b9d...9f6c94a1e5
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#9
2016-12-12 removed infobools

these old deprecated infobools have now been removed:
- StringCompare()
- SubString()
- IntegerGreaterThan()



pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11058
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/5415...1ace7f3f42
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#10
2016-12-17 changed infolabel

ListItem.Duration (for videos) will now return time in a HH:MM:SS format, instead of the duration in minutes



pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11115
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/c21c...133d8ab22a
forum discussion: http://forum.kodi.tv/showthread.php?tid=301686
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#11
2016-12-22 changed infolabel

Playlist.Random will now return On/Off instead of Random/Off



pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11115
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/652e...6fb384f00f
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#12
2016-12-29 scaling improvements

Several attributes now allow % and r-suffixed values.

pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11233
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#13
2016-01-09 xbmc.gui bump

xbmc.gui has been bumped to 5.13.0

the Leia skinning repo is open for business now :-)



pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11306
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/687c...c7719fca68
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#14
2017-01-18 new infolabel
  • PVR.ChannelNumberInput

Instead of opening the numeric input dialog when pressing 0 - 9 while in PVR fullscreen or PVR music visualisation, now only the entered number appears on screen, like this works for almost all other tv sets and settop boxes.

Skins must be adjusted to use the new info label PVR.ChannelNumberInput. Otherwise the feature will also work, but nothing will be seen on the screen while entering the number.


pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11434
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/commit/3288...2cd32718d4
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#15
2017-02-23 MyPVRRecordings.xml - watched toggle

you can add a button (id="10" / label=20367) to MyPVRRecordings.xml
this will allow users to switch between all/watched/unwatched recordings.


pull-request: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11704
commit: https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/11704/...dd7c66ec2e
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