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MWAPI - Drawing Characteristics

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dmode

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents a code for the effect on existing pixels in the drawing area that is caused by any additional drawing activity. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that evaluates to either "SOLID" or "XOR", or to an implementation-specific value (starts with "Z").

drawtype

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents a code for the type of drawing commands that can be specified. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that evaluates to either the value "MDRAW" or to an implementation-specific value (starts with "Z").

fillmode

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents a code that indicates how an area-fill is to be applied. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that evaluates to either "OPAQUE" or "TRANSPARENT", or to an implementation-specific value (starts with "Z").

fillpattern

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents a code for the pattern to be used in an area-fill operation. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that evaluates to either one of "BDIAGONAL", "CROSSHATCH", "DCROSSHATCH", "FDIAGONAL", "HORIZONTAL", "NONE", "SOLID" or "VERTICAL", or to an implementation-specific value (starts with "Z").

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Copyright © Standard Documents; 1977-2018 MUMPS Development Committee;
Copyright © Examples: 1995-2018 Ed de Moel;
Copyright © Annotations: 2003-2008 Jacquard Systems Research
Copyright © Annotations: 2008-2018 Ed de Moel.

Some specifications are "approved for inclusion in a future standard". Note that the MUMPS Development Committee cannot guarantee that such future standards will indeed be published.

This page most recently updated on 28-Nov-2011, 21:33:06 .

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