Vector window shapes and the great mystery of ink effects

Ken Ray kray at
Thu Feb 26 19:15:33 EST 2009

> OK, I woke up this morning with an epiphany: inks and groups and all that
> funky stuff are unnecessary.  It should be possible to dynamically create a
> mask using a simple scaling graphic object and an image for the mask data.
> So, while it's not a true solution, the above does allow for a resizable
> transparent stack with rounded corners.  Execute the following in your
> message box:
>   go url ""

Very nice, Scott! Do you see any way of being able to have non-blended
controls on top a blended stack?

Ken Ray
Sons of Thunder Software, Inc.
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