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Re: Re: Re: v. 6, third argument to rectangle

If the error only appears during rendering, it could possibly be taken
care of with a DownValue for Rectangle.

On 5/22/07, Andrzej Kozlowski <akoz at> wrote:
> On 18 May 2007, at 19:10, rip pelletier wrote:
> > as i said in another post, i have a found a much easier replacement
> > ("GraphicsGrid ") for that use of Rectangle, so i no longer care much
> > about the error message i get.
> >
> > if someone posts a working example, i'll eagerly give it a try, but
> > i'm
> > not going to try to construct one.
> >
> > vale,
> I now got official Mathematica 6.0 for Mac OS X and can confirm that
> using a graphic object as third argument to Rectangle no longer
> works. As I suspected, that must have been due to a last minute
> change (it worked in the last pre-Release version). Of course it no
> longer matters (except as another non-compatibility issue) but I
> thought I should correct my earlier misleading statement.
> It would be mildly interesting to know the reasons for this change,
> since WRI does not normally introduce incompatibilities for no
> reason. Perhaps the old functionality was actually causing some
> problems.
> Andrzej Kozlowski


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