Re: Re: Graphic resizing problem Linux notebook

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg54760] Re: [mg54744] Re: Graphic resizing problem Linux notebook*From*: jmt <jmt at dxdydz.net>*Date*: Tue, 1 Mar 2005 01:58:15 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: dxdydz*References*: <cvhimo$s02$1@smc.vnet.net> <200502280828.DAA11547@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

If you are using KDE, you might try to suspend the KDE "Klipper", because it interfers with the mathematica FrontEnd. On Monday 28 February 2005 09:28, D Herring wrote: > > When I click on a graphic such as a plot output, Mathematica should > > highlight the graphic with a bounding box, and supply anchors with which > > to resize the graphic. > > > > The box and anchors should remain *indefinitely* until I click somewhere > > else to signify that I'm done. > > > > Instead, the selected state of the graphic disappears in about 2 > > seconds, so it is too quick to get a hold of one of the anchors to > > resize. > > > > Has anyone else noticed this sort of behavior? > > Exact same problem here. Except my selected state disappears in half a > second. The motion required to grab it is almost a double-click. > > > Any ideas how to fix? > > My first fix was to change the default ImageSize to something larger. > I think the required fix was at Edit->Preferences->Graphics > options->Image bounding box->Image size. > > When I need a different plot size, I usually pass an explicit ImageSize > to my plotting functions. e.g. Plot[Sin[x],{x,0,10},ImageSize->400] > > Later, > Daniel > > Running Mathematica 5.1 for Linux (October 25, 2004) on Slackware-latest