Re: [nbos] [FM] sorting symbols in a map
"Joe Frazier, Jr."
Mon Oct 22nd, 2007
The layering script is a good all around best practice, however, it is
still missing a key aspect that I think is the poster's point. Say you
are building a mountain range and put down each symbol from left to
right and top to bottom so that those lower on the screen partially
cover those higher on the screen. If you then need to add a
different mountain or volcano right in the middle, you have to use move
to top manually on all those below where you insert the new one.


T'Star wrote:
> Bah it sent rather than saving. Hit the wrong button, there are
> actually 3 posts in the group, but that should help you find them.
> They're rather long or I'd just re-post them.
> On 10/21/07, T'Star <> wrote:
>> There is a script that can then be used to do the Z-Ordering. I don't
>> know if it ever was uploaded to the exchange. It's in the archive.
>> [nbos] [FM] Layer control (Part 1 of 2)
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