Back to Code Challenge ( was:[ENH] Bob's World Gradient )

Bob Arning arning at
Fri Mar 24 21:29:09 UTC 2000

On Fri, 24 Mar 2000 12:24:25 -0800 "Jim Benson" <jb at> wrote:
>Why is this important to me?
>Well, I'm planning to use a button about this size. When I press down on the
>button, I want to flip the gradient colors to make it appear as if the
>button is depressed. Also, the pesky rounded corner menu just bogs down like
>a pig stuck in the mud if I get near a couple of the 2.8a gradient buttons.
>The challenge is still on,


I forget exactly what the original challenge was, but if I read your numbers correctly, the 2.7 version can draw your button in 9 msec. That seems fast enough that I would go with the 2.7 code and move on to the next problem.


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