[Therion] changing wall symbols

Andrew Atkinson andrew at wotcc.org.uk
Sun Apr 28 23:01:43 CEST 2013


Excellent: Bruce as you say not as elegant and I am sure what I was
trying is suppose to work.
I have 3 symbols to swap, but your lateral thinking will allow me to do
what I want at the moment

thanks

Andrew

On 28/04/13 22:04, Bruce wrote:
> Andrew
> For the situation you describe I have always copied the whole metapost
> definition for the new look symbol.  Your way is more elegant and simpler,
> but I have never tried it.
> Not sure why it would work for points and not for lines.
> Bruce
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: therion-bounces at speleo.sk [mailto:therion-bounces at speleo.sk] On Behalf
> Of Andrew Atkinson
> Sent: Monday, 29 April 2013 8:12 a.m.
> To: List for Therion users
> Subject: Re: [Therion] changing wall symbols
> 
> As far as I understand that changes from one set to another not one
> symbol for another
> 
> So unsing symbol-assign if I was using the UIS set of symbols but wanted
> the AUT boulders I could use symbol assign, but what I want to do is to
> change all my wall:boulders into plain walls which are both in the UIS
> symbol set, which is why I tied the let command in metapost, it works
> for points but it seems not for lines
> 
> thanks
> 
> Andrew
> 
> On 26/04/13 11:48, Martin Sluka wrote:
>> assign doesn't work?
>>
>> layout:
>>
>> symbol-assign <point/line/area/group/special> <symbol-type> <symbol-set>
>>
>>
>> Apr 26, 2013 v 10:40 AM, Andrew Atkinson <andrew at wotcc.org.uk
>> <mailto:andrew at wotcc.org.uk>>:
>>
>>>  let p_gradient = p_entrance_UIS;
>>
>> Martin S
>>
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