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Re: Hello, world!

On Wed, 1 Nov 1995, Michael.Huebner@prakinf.tu-ilmenau.de wrote:
>> I'll probably also make a proportional slider.
>There is already a sliderMorph in the Self world.

Well, I found it of rather bad design: Non-proportional, always
greatest-number at top, only vertical.

>What is missing is a scrollMorph, one that wraps another morph and shows
>only a part according to the position of the slider in the associated sliderMorph.
>I tried to do it but found that the assumption that no part of a morph should be hidden
>is 'built into' the design of the morph family. 
>That's why you have to change a lot of general functionality (inherited from morph)
>to achieve a real scroller.

That's an interesting idea, too. But not what I'm aiming for right now. 

>This was to much work for me at this time.
>If you like I can send you the module with my first try.

Could be interesting, yes.


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