[Etoys] Dropzones in the ScriptEditor

karl ramberg karlramberg at gmail.com
Mon Sep 15 17:53:25 EDT 2008

I think this is a long-standing issue that I have ignored because the
systems have been so quick at updating the sqreen that I have not
bothered to look into it. I  did however notice it yesterday an looked
a little into it. The method in question is the
It is a little tricky to understand whats going on in the method
because it adds and deletes and moves stuff under your feet.
But the net effect is that while the dropped tile always end up in the
right place, the animated drop does not.


On 9/15/08, Scott Wallace <scott.wallace at squeakland.org> wrote:
> On Sep 15, 2008, at 2:00 PM, karl ramberg wrote:
>> The script editor does a slide into position thing with dropped
>> tiles., but it sometimes miss the drop location and that causes ugly
>> artifacts and not so nice feel on a slow machine as the XO. The method
>> in question allways adds the dropped tile to the right place but often
>> calculates the end location of the animation wrong.
>> Karl
> Hi, Karl,
> Is this a long-standing issue or something comparatively new that can
> be traced to a recent change?
>    -- Scott

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