Re: Strange wharf placement in 1.7.142 patch 7.

Martin DiViaio (martindiviaio@erols.com)
Mon, 27 Sep 1999 13:11:59 +0000


David Mihm wrote:
> 
> On Sun, 26 Sep 1999, Dast wrote:
> 
> >Hey,
> >
> >I'm running 1.7.142 patched all the way up to patch 7.  I've been messing
> >around with customizing things, and I have noticed a (possibly) strange
> >placement of wharf.
> >
> >I run two copies of wharf, named Wharf and XWharf.  The two relevlent
> >lines in the ~/G/L/A/wharf file that set the placement of them are:
> >
> >*WharfGeometry        +0-0
> >*XWharfGeometry        -1-1
> >
> >I want Wharf to be down in the lower lefthand corner of the screen and
> >XWharf to be in the lower righthand corner.  This mostly works, but when
> >both of them start, they start about a pixel or so away from the edge of
> >the screen.  Is there a way I can tweek the geometry lines to start them
> >flush with the edges of the screen?
> 
>         In the above "-1-1" puts it 1 pixel over in each direction.  If
> you want it flush, use "-0-0".  As for the "+0-0" _appearing_ as if it was
> offset, that's not really the case, as "+0-0" is with 0 offsets.
> 

Ummm... Isn't there a bug in wharf where -0-0 doesn't work very well?
(At least thats what is in the BUGLIST.l8r file.)

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