[PythonCAD] R26 and stretching

Art Haas ahaas at airmail.net
Tue Jun 28 21:01:18 CEST 2005

On Tue, Jun 28, 2005 at 01:46:33PM -0500, Art Haas wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 28, 2005 at 08:02:36AM -0400, Ed Richley wrote:
> > 
> > Hi:
> > 
> > I just got R26 up and running. 
> > 
> > I was drawing some parts, and noticed something odd. 
> > 
> > Bearing in mind that I usually use PythonCAD with numeric input
> > (I don't use the mouse to enter coordinates; I usually specify
> > them accurately with numeric entry), I can't stretch things. 
> > I tried Horizontal and Vertical and they both don't work.
> > 
> > Stretching with mouse coordinates works fine, but not with
> > numeric input. Also, "Move" works fine with both. 
> > 
> > Anybody else notice this?
> The stretch operations have been the routines for handling entry-box
                             ^ missing
> data input. I guess that I started adding them, got sidetracked in some
> manner, and never finished the process. I'll take a shot at finishing
> things up. For reference, look at the 'gtkmodify.py' file and look for
> the code handling stretch operations. The bits of code for handling
> the 'entry_event' are commented out.

Now the paragraph makes a little more sense ...

Man once surrendering his reason, has no remaining guard against absurdities
the most monstrous, and like a ship without rudder, is the sport of every wind.

-Thomas Jefferson to James Smith, 1822

More information about the PythonCAD mailing list