[PythonCAD] TextBlock bug

Art Haas ahaas at airmail.net
Fri Sep 26 08:29:09 EDT 2003

On Thu, Sep 25, 2003 at 10:23:02PM +0200, Dave Coventry wrote:
> Hi Art,
> I've tried to get going in Pythoncad, but I'm getting the error
> mentioned by someone in the Pythoncad archives, namely the MRO error in
> the TextBlock class.


I'm mailing this patch to the list so it will be archived. I replied
directly in an earlier mail.

Also I'll be upgrading to Python 2.3.1 shortly from my current CVS
built Python 2.2.3+ release. For the time being there are no plans to
require Python 2.3 as the minimum Python release for running PythonCAD.

Index: Generic/text.py
--- Generic/text.py	(revision 621)
+++ Generic/text.py	(revision 635)
@@ -526,7 +526,7 @@
 # objects in an image.
-class TextBlock(object, TextFormat):
+class TextBlock(TextFormat):
     """A class for storing text in an image
 The TextBlock class is derived from the TextFormat class, so it

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