8.0.0 RC 1 Text Properties all gone?
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Sun Apr 17 22:28:28 EDT 2016
On 4/17/2016 3:12 PM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami wrote:
> The dropdown under font shows
> (Styled Text)
> These make no sense and do nothing. On selection they just post the selection to the field.
> Eg. If you select “(Menu) then “(Menu)” goes to the top and nothing happens.
> What happen to loading the current set of active system fonts?
The font dropdown should probably show more than five lines. I have
someo hundreds of fonts installed, and scrolling to see them all is
tedious. All your installed fonts should be under the new entries.
My interpretation of the new font entries is that if you assign, for
instance, "(System)" to a field, it will inherit the default system font
for the OS currently running. You probably don't see any change because
the IDE has already assigned that as the default font, but if you run
the stack on Windows you'll see the Windows system font instead. I'm not
sure what (Styled Text) or (Message) would do.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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