Bug #984

Can't distinguish / remember distinction between gain & pan dials

Added by Chris Cannam over 6 years ago. Updated about 1 year ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:2014-06-16
Priority:NormalDue date:
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The gain and pan dials are basically indistinguishable in Tony.

At the moment they're both the same colour (I'm about to make them different colours in line with SV) but we need a better visual cue than just colour anyway, because (a) the colours in SV are red/green which are not always distinguishable and (b) the fact that they're different colours doesn't help you remember which colour means which thing.

(We discussed this in a Skype call recently and came to the conclusion that pan probably doesn't need to be a dial with full range control anyway -- we're only really interested in centre, left, or right.)


#1 Updated by Matthias Mauch over 6 years ago

Is there a good control element (widget, whatever) that has three values but is more beautiful/less space-intensive than proper radio buttons? We could use that for left-centre-right

#2 Updated by Chris Cannam about 1 year ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed

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