[etoys-dev] Sound volume control in navigator bar

karl ramberg karlramberg at gmail.com
Mon Feb 20 15:27:30 EST 2012

On Mon, Feb 20, 2012 at 7:53 AM, Steve Thomas <sthomas1 at gosargon.com> wrote:
> Works on Mac.
> One thing I noticed (on Mac and Windows) is that when you drag the slider it
> makes "noises" as you move.  Perhaps its because I am used to the way the
> Mac works, but would it be better to simply play the sound on Mouse Up and
> not as you drag?  or perhaps a continuous tone as you drag?

Thanks for feedback.
Changed to only play sound on mouse up.

> Also the sound is a bit "harsh"  is there a more pleasant tone we could use?

Not many nice sounds to choose from ;-)
Trying with 'coyote' now.

> Last comment, when I change the sound on my Mac one click on the slider
> changes the sound.  Of course the slider in Etoys does not work that way,
> you have to drag the slider to move it.

I tested to make it work Mac way in


By the way, sound on Linux is not easy to test :-(
Anyone with a Linux with working sound out there ?
I have a XO but it is not working. Battery has failed and charger is broken ...

> Thanks,
> Stephen
> On Sun, Feb 19, 2012 at 9:56 AM, karl ramberg <karlramberg at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi
>> I made a sound volume control in the navigator bar.
>> I'm on Windows, so I don't know if there are platform issues.
>> Could someone test on Mac ?
>> I can test Linux my self.
>> http://source.squeak.org/etoysinbox/Sugar-kfr.17.mcz
>> Karl
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