[PD] Data structures and their clickable area

Roman Haefeli reduzent at gmail.com
Wed Jan 29 23:40:56 CET 2014

On Mon, 2014-01-27 at 21:34 -0500, Jonathan Wilkes wrote:
> On 01/27/2014 05:35 PM, Roman Haefeli wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > I'm using a template consisting of a rectangle done with [filledpolygon]
> > and a number [drawnumber] in it. While mouse clicks anywhere in the area
> > of the rectangle are detected, it's only possible to change the number
> > with the keyboard when I exactly click on the number. Is there a way to
> > make the number catch the keyboard no matter where I click in the
> > rectangle?
> One possibility is to make the hotspot bbox settable. 

Actually, something like this would be on my wishlist. Knowing it does
not exist yet, I hoped for some kludge solution.

>  Or maybe have a 
> method to forward widgetbehaviors to another drawing command.

Would certainly be interesting too, though having the hotspot area be
configurable would make this less important.

Anyway, thanks for your thoughts.


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