Geometry Manager

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Fri Aug 31 17:02:39 EDT 2012

On 8/31/12 3:54 PM, Peter Haworth wrote:
> Yes, a bit unusual.  The situation is that I have a toolbar at the top of
> my stack that doesn't resize in any way, then the rest of my controls below
> it, most of which resize.  There's a button in the toolbar that reuces the
> stack to a height just enough to still show the toolbar but none of the
> other controls (plus another button to reinstate the original stack
> height).  When the stack height is "minimized", I don;t want any
> resizing/repositioning of the controls to happen since they'd end up on top
> of the toolbar or somewhere else not good.
> I'm also thinking the cprop would be good because it would allow me to
> temporarily disable all resizing if I want to tweak the card layout in such
> a way that would require its size to change.

I'd just look at the height of the stack. If it's more than the toolbar, 
do the resize. Otherwise exit.

That wouldn't cover your second point though.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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