[Kst] KstVector changes

George Staikos staikos at kde.org
Thu Jul 15 05:51:35 CEST 2004

On Wednesday 14 July 2004 23:05, Barth Netterfield wrote:
> re: KstVector has been modified to optionally not produce automatic
> scalars, and to not be usable as a vector.
> Two thoughts:
> 	i) if it isn't usable as a vector, it isn't a vector
> 		- in which case we want a whole new type.  No point in poluting the
> concept of vectors.

    I definitely prefer this one.  It really isn't a vector if it's not a 
vector....  Either it shows up everywhere as a vector, or it doesn't.  Even 
if it is a vector, it should be a subclass so it can be sorted with the 
templates too.

> 	ii) these really are vectors, except that we don't want the automatic
> scalars -in which case, the only change should be automatic scalar
> supression. -we should be able to plot them, make histograms of them,
> etc... -then max() min(), etc can't use the scalars, but rather internal
> variables. (minor change)
> 		-we could add an option to vectorDialog to supress auto-scalars if
> wanted.

George Staikos
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