[squeak-dev] SystemReport's font

Chris Muller asqueaker at gmail.com
Sat Jun 3 01:26:03 UTC 2017

Some of the reports in there are tabular, requiring a fixed pitch.

Almost would be nice if it could be Help-Entry specific...

On Fri, Jun 2, 2017 at 7:01 PM, Eliot Miranda <eliot.miranda at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
>      see SystemReporter>>#updateReport
> report := Text streamContents: [:stream |
> stream
> withAttribute: (TextFontReference toFont: Preferences standardFixedFont)
> do: [
> self categoryList do: [:each |
> (categoriesSelected includes: each) ifTrue: [
> self perform: ((categories at: each), ':') asSymbol with: stream.
> stream cr]]]].
> self changed: #reportText
> this means that on first opening the System Report there is a proportional
> font and on selecting any tab the report becomes fixed pitch.  It should be
> one or the other and not switch between the two.  Personally I prefer it
> remaining proportional.  Would people object if I disabled the switch to a
> fixed pitch font?  Or Does anyone feel strongly that the report should be in
> a fixed pitch font or that it should be a preference?
> _,,,^..^,,,_
> best, Eliot

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