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From "Roger L. Whitcomb" <Roger.Whitc...@ingres.com>
Subject RE: Wrap character style for Labels?
Date Sun, 05 Jun 2011 10:43:05 GMT
I can attach the patch for my change to this existing JIRA ticket.

~Roger Whitcomb

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Bartlett [mailto:cbartlett.x@gmail.com]
Sent: Sun 6/5/2011 2:34 AM
To: user@pivot.apache.org
Subject: Re: Wrap character style for Labels?

Glad to see you got it working.

It sounds to me like it might be a useful feature to include into Pivot if
you are willing/able to share it.  If not, could you please write a few
lines to describe how you achieved this for future reference?

FYI, a (slightly) related ticket exists to help handle label text when space
is tight.


On 4 June 2011 18:10, Roger L. Whitcomb <Roger.Whitcomb@ingres.com> wrote:

>  BTW I have this working.  It wasn't too bad.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Roger L. Whitcomb [mailto:Roger.Whitcomb@ingres.com<Roger.Whitcomb@ingres.com>
> ]
> Sent: Sat 6/4/2011 2:13 AM
> To: Pivot Users
> Subject: Wrap character style for Labels?
> I've got Label text that I would like to wrap to display it all inside a
> confined space, but the text typically doesn't have any whitespace.
> How does it sound to add an optional "wrapChar:'-.+/'" kind of style that
> adds a list of characters that can be used to break the text in the absence
> of whitespace?  Might not be all that easy to implement, but it would solve
> my particular problem.
> Anyone have a better possible solution that doesn't require Pivot
> enhancements?
> Thanks,
> ~Roger Whitcomb

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