[haiku-appserver] Stroke/FillShape and pen pos

  • From: Stephan Assmus <superstippi@xxxxxx>
  • To: Haiku app_server <haiku-appserver@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2006 17:06:58 +0200


I just realized that R5 will offset any BShape by the current pen position. 
Our app_server implements this correcty, but I think it is complete bogus 
(I almost wrote "bullshit"). It makes the Iterview example run correcty, I 
know.... but I think it deserves to be fixed. Iterview simply relies on 
completely unexpected, undocumented and broken behaviour of the R5 
app_server. Since Stroke/FillShape() are broken on R5 anyways (ever tried 
to use it with clipping?) and I don't know of any app that actually uses it 
except for the Iterview example, I suggest we remove this unexpected 
behaviour. Any objections?

Best regards,

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