[etoys-dev] [etoys-notify] [JIRA] Created: (SQ-818) If I drop text onto an object that is scaled the text scales
K. K. Subramaniam
kksubbu.ml at gmail.com
Thu Sep 16 14:45:50 EDT 2010
On Thursday 16 Sep 2010 6:25:57 am Stephen Thomas (JIRA) wrote:
> In attached project Drag any text onto the Pizza and its font size changes.
> Took me a while to figure out the scaling was the problem, so this may not
> actually be a bug and may be intended behavior
Two aspects of Scaling button violates the principle of least astonishment
1. It does geometrical scaling only for pure, shapes like Rectangles and
Curves. For sketches, it acts like a "lens". That is, the sketch is rendered
bigger/smaller but its dimensions remain unchanged.
Should scale handle change its icon (say a lens) for sketches to make this
2. The scaling fulcrum shifts from top-left corner to the center when the
morph is rotated. Try scaling an unrotated and rotated morph to see the
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