Need Help with Geometry

J. Landman Gay jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Mon Jun 28 14:37:32 EDT 2010


Richmond wrote:

> Pardon my naivety; but I thought the whole point of
> the geometry manager (which, I admit, I have never
> used) was so that stacks / standalones could be made
> that were effectively resolution independent, scaling
> all their objects proportionally to occupy whatever
> "real estate" was offered by the end-user's monitor.

Not exactly. It allows you to reposition objects in the stack when the 
user changes the stack size by dragging the resize box. Without geometry 
management, enlarging a stack will just add blank areas at the right and 
bottom of the card; making the stack smaller will clip objects in those 
areas.

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Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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