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canvasLabel - tkpiechart canvas label class
package require stooop 4.1
package require switched 2.2
package require tkpiechart 6.6
The canvasLabel class brings some Tk label widget functionality to the canvas text item, such as a background and a border.
The canvasLabel is built with a bullet rectangle on the left side of the text. The relief changes according to the select state, with a traditionally sunken relief when selected.
The label has a specific tag, which can be used to retrieve the coordinates of the object or move it, thanks to the canvas facilities.
Creates a canvasLabel object in the specified Tk canvas. The canvasLabel object identifier is returned (referred to as canvasLabelObject in this document).
Configures a canvasLabel object or returns all the options with their current values if no options are passed as parameters.
Returns an option value for the specified canvasLabel object.
Deletes the specified canvasLabel object.
Specifies the anchor position of the rectangle and the text, relative to the positioning point. The behavior is similar to the -anchor option of the canvas text item, except that the rectangle is taken into account. The default is center.
Specifies the background color of the bullet rectangle, as in the -fill option of the canvas rectangle item. The default is transparent (empty string).
Specifies the border color of the rectangle, as in the -outline option of the canvas rectangle item. The default is black.
Specifies the border width of the rectangle, as in the -width option of the canvas rectangle item. By default, the width is 1 pixel, which is the minimum width.
Specifies the width of the rectangle placed to the left of the text. Defaults to 10.
Specifies the font of the text, as in the -font option of the canvas text item. The default is system dependent.
Specifies the color of the text, as in the -fill option of the canvas text item. The default is black.
Specifies how to justify the text, as in the -justify option of the canvas text item. The default is left.
The total label width will not go below the specified value, but may be larger if the label text requires it.
Specifies how much space to leave between the text and the closest rectangle edge. Units are identical to those specified in the canvas COORDINATES manual section.
List of 2 floating point numbers used to set the scaling factor in the x and y axis. Scaling is applied immediately and defaults to 1.
Sets the label state.
Either flat, raised or sunken. Specifies the 3D effect desired for the text area when the label is selected.
Specifies the stipple pattern filling the rectangle, as in the -stipple option of the canvas rectangle item. There is no bitmap by default.
Specifies the string to be displayed in the text area, as in the -text option of the canvas text item. The default is an empty string.
Specifies the color of the text area background.
Specifies a maximum line length for the text, as in the -width option of the canvas text item. The default is 0.
The labeler has the following specific tag (see the canvas manual page ITEM IDS AND TAGS section for more information):
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