[PD] gui stuff

Frank Barknecht fbar at footils.org
Sat Nov 12 17:54:09 CET 2005

Thoralf Schulze hat gesagt: // Thoralf Schulze wrote:

> It is probably debatable if those colourful images by
> which the objects are represented add something useful
> to the gui or not. Again, for beginners this might be
> useful. As an example, the eye with the looking glass
> represents a resize filter - this is quite intuitive.
> just hovering the cursor over an object displays its
> name and all of its parameters in a little popup under
> the mouse pointer.

It's a very important feature of Pd to use pure text as icons instead
of images. If I would have to think of an image for every abstraction
I write or use, I would become insane. At least more insane than

 Frank Barknecht                 _ ______footils.org_ __goto10.org__

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