[Newbies] Morphic Layout
herbertkoenig at gmx.net
Tue Nov 4 07:07:19 UTC 2008
GM> I've done some poking around with TableLayout, and I'm
GM> starting to get a feel for how it works. One that I haven't
GM> puzzled out is how to make a morph (I'm using a TextMorph inside a
GM> BorderedMorph) expand and contract as its containing morph (in my
GM> case, another BorderedMorph) is resized. Any advice on this would
GM> be appreciated.
the inner Morph must have its childLayout horizontalResizing set to
#spaceFill. same with verticalResizing.
I never know this when I need it, so I take a rectangle and an
EllipseMorph from the object catalog, put the ellipse inside the
rectangle (red halo, embed into) and then I play with both Morphs
Don't forget to pin both Morphs Menus to the screen.
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