grouping or selecting multiple connected morphs

Bruce Cohen brucecohen at
Mon Apr 22 18:33:52 UTC 2002

At 7:30 AM -0700 4/21/02, Ned Konz wrote:
>On Sunday 21 April 2002 01:46 am, stephane ducasse (home) wrote:
>>  Hi Ned
>>  I'm using your connectors as a platform independent drawing tool
>>  for my book.
>>  I have problem to duplicate a drawing: a set of Morphs and their
>>  connections.
>>  Is there a way to select them and duplicate them. I tried all kinds
>>  of modifiers but without result.
>Doesn't the SelectionMorph work for you? It does for me. What
>(preliminary, of course <g>) version of Connectors are you using?
>Shift-drag on the desktop, and select the morphs of interest.
>Then grab the green duplication handle and drag somewhere else.

This has worked for me in 3.2 Gamma using ConnectorsMS-nk.31.cs:

 From Squeak3.2gamma of 15 January 2002 [latest update: #4743] on 22 
March 2002 at 8:59:59 am'!
"Change Set:		ConnectorsMS-nk
Date:			22 March 2002
Author:			Ned Konz <ned at>

Is this what you are using, Stephane?


>I still haven't figured out how to best do the UI for duplication of a
>Connector that's attached on both ends but has no bends; when you
>drop the duplicate, the ends will stay attached, and it'll end up 
>right on top of the original, so you can't see that you've duplicated
>it. Of course, you can then manipulate the copy.
>Ned Konz

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