AW: dragging a line gets dashed

Tiemo Hollmann TB toolbook at kestner.de
Mon Oct 14 17:46:18 CEST 2013


Issue solved.
John showed me another approach, not choosing the brush tool, but setting
the points of a grc while mousemove. So easy if you know.
Thank you
Tiemo

> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-bounces at lists.runrev.com] Im
Auftrag
> von Tiemo Hollmann TB
> Gesendet: Montag, 14. Oktober 2013 15:55
> An: 'How to use LiveCode'
> Betreff: AW: dragging a line gets dashed
> 
> Thank you Craig and Jaques for your ideas.
> Yes I am just dragging the brush tool (no line grc) in a repeat loop. And
> now I remember why I did this unusual handling.
> When just using the brush tool, painting a line works nicely without being
> dotted.
> But I needed to get a mouseup message, when releasing the mouse while
using
> the brush tool. But having the brush tool selected, I didn't got a
> mousedown or mouseup. That’s why I build a handler, called with mousedown,
> selected the brush tool, dragged in  repeat loop while mousedown and
> selected the browse tool again after the repeat loop. Because the repeat
> loop asked for mousedown I got the browse tool back after releasing the
> mouse.
> So if I want to get rid of this strange handling and just using the pure
> brush tool, let it doing the drawing, the question is, how can I get a
> mouseup and intercept between two drawings?
> Thanks for any ideas
> Tiemo
> 
> > -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> > Von: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-bounces at lists.runrev.com] Im
> Auftrag
> > von J. Landman Gay
> > Gesendet: Freitag, 11. Oktober 2013 20:18
> > An: How to use LiveCode
> > Betreff: Re: dragging a line gets dashed
> >
> > On 10/11/13 1:08 PM, dunbarx at aol.com wrote:
> > > Hi.
> > >
> > >
> > > Though you will need a few more gadgets to manage this well, you can
> > always:
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > on mouseMove
> > >     set the loc of grc "yourLine" to the mouseLoc end mouseMove
> >
> > I think he's drawing a bitmap line with the line tool rather than
> > moving
> an
> > existing line graphic.
> >
> > --
> > Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
> > HyperActive Software           |     http://www.hyperactivesw.com
> >
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