Scripting the Paint Tool

Rob Cozens rcozens at
Wed May 24 13:11:19 EDT 2006


> Since the cursor remains pencil, I can't deactivate the cursor by 
> clicking on the button meant to return to the browse tool.

Solved this for this particular application (capturing a signature) by 
sending a message to choose the browse tool after several seconds.

> I'd appreciate any light anyone could shed on this.  Is the problem 
> that my image is empty?, Transparent (?), in a group?
> How do I get the arrow cursor to appear?

What I'm finding is Rev _always_ opens a new image over the entire 
card, despite the fact that an opaque, visible image is already on the 

Bug in Rev or in the documentation?

Rob Cozens
CCW, Serendipity Software Company

"And I, which was two fooles, do so grow three;
Who are a little wise, the best fooles bee."

from "The Triple Foole" by John Donne (1572-1631)

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