#103 UI-Elements Don't Enlarge for Changed Font Size

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2014-10-16
2006-03-05
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Most buttons (eg. menu and subscreen buttons at top of
screen) resize according to the size of whatever text
is in them, but if you bump up the font size to 15, the
colonize button on the sidepanel doesn't seem to grow
horizontally as the others do...

http://home.cogeco.ca/~toppingwebspace4/FO/unresized_colonize_button.png

Discussion

  • Geoff Topping

    Geoff Topping - 2006-03-05
    • summary: Colonize Buttons Don't Smart-Size --> Selected Buttons Don't Smart-Size
     
  • Geoff Topping

    Geoff Topping - 2006-03-05

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    The turn button also seems to have the issue, as do the
    in-game menu buttons (the buttons on the menu that pops up
    if you click menu at the top right, not the menu on the
    opening splash screen)

     
  • Geoff Topping

    Geoff Topping - 2006-03-06
    • summary: Selected Buttons Don't Smart-Size --> UI-Elements Don't Enlarge for Changed Font Size
     
  • Geoff Topping

    Geoff Topping - 2006-03-06

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    A few other UI elements also need to resize themselves
    according to the font size.

    http://home.cogeco.ca/~toppingwebspace4/FO/things_that_need_to_resize_for_fontsize.png

    The darkened background behind the top row of icons, numbers
    and buttons needs to extend down to accomodate the growing
    size of the things it's supposed to be behind.

    The title bars for SitRep, Single- and Multiple-Fleet
    Windows, In-Game Menu, and Title Screen Menu should extend
    as well. (The Title Screen Menu could also extend horizontally)

    Some of this is vearing into feature request territory, but
    it LOOKS buggy, so in the vein of the missing-AI bug report,
    it might be good to have visibly here as well.

     
  • Zach Laine

    Zach Laine - 2006-12-02

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    This is ultimately better classified as a feature request, since the desired behavior is not even part of the design of GG, our GUI library. Implementing it would be a major undertaking, not a fix.

     
  • Zach Laine

    Zach Laine - 2006-12-02
    • labels: 509939 -->
    • milestone: 577305 -->