Points of Regular Polygon

Richmond Mathewson richmondmathewson at gmail.com
Tue Nov 29 20:10:28 CET 2016



On 11/29/16 9:09 pm, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> Richmond Mathewson wrote:
>
> > Oddly enough, that may have uncovered a bug in LC 9 dp3 . . .
> >
> > I thought I would set the points of a polygon graphic to the points
> > of the regular polygon graphic that I had exported into a scrolling
> > list field.
> >
> > But when I selected 'Polygon Graphic' from the Menu/Object/New
> > Control/Polygon Graphic
> > (Mac OS 10.7.5: yeah, yeah, I know, 'tisn't supported for LC 9: go
> > and try it on a newer Mac running Mac OS Rocky Mountain) and no
> > polygon graphic appeared on my stack.
> >
> > To contextualise this: there is no problem if I select 'regualr
> > polygon graphic'.
>
> An irregular polygon has no inherent shape; its points must be drawn 
> by the user.
>
> When I choose that menu item (in v9.0 dp3 on Ubuntu) the tool changes 
> to graphic polygon, and allows me to draw it out as expected.
>
Not over "here" I'm afraid.

Richmond.



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