Rotating button

stephen barncard stephenREVOLUTION2 at
Fri Oct 28 14:36:00 EDT 2011

What a control that would be!
I've seen what SVG graphics can do...I imagine it can be done in LIvecode,
although I haven't seen text displayed like you describe, it would seem
possible. Points is points.  but the math required...

On 28 October 2011 11:12, Ralph DiMola <rdimola at> wrote:

> Is it possible to create a polygon button that constantly spins with
> different text on each of the visible sides? 2 sides would be parallel to
> the eye point so they would never be seen. Sort of like the James Bond
> spinning license plate. This button when pressed would fire off a message.
> When the message is processed I would like to know the what side(s) were
> visible/pressed or know rotation from 0 to 359.999 degrees or rads or
> whatever coordinate system's value when the button is pressed. The button
> also should stop spinning when pressed.
> Thanks all.......
> Ralph DiMola
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Stephen Barncard
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