> Yes, preferences > tools > geometric bounding box
I just discovered this in version 0.46, which works well for the tools
(thank you). But my question is about the X,Y,W,H boxes in the GUI
which are not affected by this setting. Is there any similar setting
which applies to the X,Y,W,H boxes in the GUI?
> On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 9:48 PM, qazxswedcvfrtgbnhyujmkiolp2000
> > I notice that the X,Y,W,H settings in the GUI include the stroke
> > width. i.e. if you have a 2,2 sized object located at 0,0 with stroke
> > width of 0.05, the X,Y position reads -0.025,-0.025 and the W,H value
> > reads 2.05,2.05. Using the grid can help, but technical drawing with
> > this system is very difficult. Would it be possible to add an option
> > so that X,Y,W,H settings refer to true object coordinates (like they
> > are output in the SVG file), independent of the stroke width?