Re: Graphic resizing problem Linux notebook--FIXED

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg54798] Re: Graphic resizing problem Linux notebook--FIXED*From*: Chris Carlen <crcarleRemoveThis at BOGUSsandia.gov>*Date*: Wed, 2 Mar 2005 01:26:44 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: http://newsguy.com*References*: <cvhimo$s02$1@smc.vnet.net> <200502280828.DAA11547@smc.vnet.net> <d0149m$opr$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

jmt wrote: > If you are using KDE, you might try to suspend the KDE "Klipper", because it > interfers with the mathematica FrontEnd. Yeah, I just read this here: http://support.wolfram.com/mathematica/systems/linux/interface/resizegraphic.html This does fix my problem. > > 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 > -- _______________________________________________________________________ Christopher R. Carlen Principal Laser/Optical Technologist Sandia National Laboratories CA USA crcarleRemoveThis at BOGUSsandia.gov NOTE, delete texts: "RemoveThis" and "BOGUS" from email address to reply.