[PD] pd font finetuning with tk scaling ?

Mathieu Bouchard matju at artengine.ca
Sat Nov 26 19:03:51 CET 2005

On Wed, 23 Nov 2005, Andre Schmidt wrote:

> http://www.tcl.tk/man/tcl8.5/TkCmd/tk.htm#M7
> "tk scaling ?-displayof window? ?number?
> wouldnt this mean that we could do pixel accurate, measurements and
> finetuning (calibration) on the client to get the desired font size ?

This only applies to distances not specified in pixels.

> i made a test and added "tk scaling 1.5" in the beginning of "pd.tk"
> made a test pacth with all gui objects having font size 10... but it
> seems to affect only labels, and nmb2 : http://osku.de/allgui.png

So now you know which are the things currently specified in pixels... that 
is, almost everything. I don't think "tk scaling" will help us.

Mathieu Bouchard - tél:+1.514.383.3801 - http://artengine.ca/matju
Freelance Digital Arts Engineer, Montréal QC Canada

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