[Kst] kdeextragear-2/kst/devel-docs

Rick Chern rchern at interchange.ubc.ca
Thu Jul 15 23:44:04 CEST 2004

CVS commit by rchern: 

Update plotmarkers details and separate triggers proposal

  A            triggers.txt   1.1
  M +7 -32     plotmarkers.txt   1.2

--- kdeextragear-2/kst/devel-docs/plotmarkers.txt  #1.1:1.2
@@ -2,22 +2,16 @@
-Add to Data Mode
-- plot markers will be an addition to the existing Data Mode.
-- currently left-click in Data Mode does not do anything
-- use left-click in Data Mode to create a plot marker at the current 
-"red dot"
-- use a vertical dotted red line to mark the the plot.
-- using Data Mode will allow zooming/scrolling to happen, to search
-  for an appropriate place to create marks, and still see the data point 
+- use Alt-Left Click to created a plot marker at the current position
+- use a vertical dotted foreground-colour line to mark the plot.
+- all other zooming/data mode actions are still available.
 Add to Plot Dialog
 - plot markers will be part of plots, not curves.
-- have a new tab on the Plot Dialog called Plot Markers
+- have a new tab on the Plot Dialog called Markers
 - on the tab will be a list of plot markers
   (probably in x-coordinate form)
-- underneath the list of plot markers will be 2 buttons:
+- underneath/beside the list of plot markers will be 3 buttons:
+    - Add (to manually add a plot marker by entering the value)
     - Remove (this will remove selected plot marker(s))
     - Remove All
@@ -29,27 +23,8 @@
     - Next Plot Marker
     - Previous Plot Marker
-- suggested shortcuts - pgup/pgdown, -/+,  ...
+- suggested shortcuts - Alt+Right arrow/Alt+Left arrow, PgUp/PgDown,...
 - moving to plot markers is a scrolling action, it will not change the
   zoom "level"
-For triggers:
-Add to Vectors
-- triggering will be a property of vectors
-- add a grouped option section to the Edit Vector dialog called "Update 
-- have two mutually exclusive options in this section
-    - Read from file continuously
-    - Only update when triggered
-Add to Events
-- in the Event Monitor dialog, in addition to Kst Debug Log and
-  E-Mail Notification, add a section called "Vector Triggering"
-- in the Vector Triggering section, have a checkbox called "Trigger:"
-- to the right of the check box, have a drop-down list of triggerable 
-  (i.e. vectors for which "only update when triggered" have been checked).

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