Re: and ideas ...

tildouf (tildouf@club-internet.fr)
Fri, 14 May 1999 21:49:00 +0200


> 1) Thanks NEKKED:
>
> First, i want to thank NEKKED for his very good job,
> the last patch give AS a very nice feature for the
> look of the window, and the cursors.
>
> Many, many thanks to you NEKKED !
>
> For those who want an illustration,
> go to  http://perso.club-internet.fr/tildouf
> and look to my current desktop (click on
> the image).
>
> 2) Bug report:
>
> Frame doesn't work as it would be expected
> with vertical title bar.
>
> 3) Ideas:
>
> a] Button placement:
>
> In the look file, add a relative geometry to the button:
>
> ex:  TitleButton 1 +5,+5 pixmap1.xpm pixmap2.xpm
> which mean: TitleButton1 would be placed -5,-5
> from the left top side, outside of the window.
>
> -5,-5 would be placed to -5,-5 from the left down
> side of the window.
>
> +5,+5                                         -5,+5
>    ---------------------------
>    i                                               i
>    i                                               i
>    ---------------------------
> +5,-5                                        -5,-5
>
> +5,+5 give the area where the button should
> be placed with the window,
> and 5,5 give the relative distance in pixel
> to place the button "outside" the window.
> (which mean x_top_left -5,y_top_left -5)
>
> This feature would give us the ability to place
> button near (and "outside") andaround the
> window, and not always in the title bar.
>
> (The same thing for the titlebar ?)
>
> Surely an idea of a "no coder" man ......
>

  b] low FRAME option:

In look file, add an option as LowFrame 30
which would mean if window is smaller than
30x30 (example) than use low Frame border
with a definition in the look feel:

LowFrameNorth n1.xpm
LowFrameSouth s1.xpm

etc ...

>
> A+
>
> Salut
>
> Tildouf


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