Re: [nbos] [FM8] Getting rid of Background Images
anon
Sat Jul 28th, 2007
Ed,

Any word on this bug?

This is a major problem for me!

rgds
--- Mark Oliva <mark.oliva-at-steigerwaldedv.de> wrote:

> > From: Joe Frazier, Jr
> [mailto:jfrazierjr-at-nc.rr.com]
>
> <<
> I think this screen is just plain broken. In FM 7,
> you just remove the data from the text field and it
> removes the image from the background of the map.
> This screen changed from FM 7 to FM 8 (in FM7 there
> used to be 3 fields, one for a FM map, one for a FWE
> map, and one for BMP/JPG files, now there is just
> one field for background image) so in addition to
> the broken height/width problem, we can no longer
> remove attached background images.
> >>
>
> I think you're right. I think there's a bug here.
> I've temporarily installed FM8 on a laptop, and I'm
> getting the same problems there. Tomorrow I'll test
> one or two of these things on machines at the
> Grundig Akademie and see what shows up. I still
> have an FM7 installation, and (with of course the
> dialog field differences you've mentioned) this
> problem does not occur there.
>
> <<
> Mark, as a temporary workaround, if you create a
> script file with the following contents:
>
> o =getcurrentmap()
> o.SetParentGraphic("")
>
> name the file [SOMETHING].FMScript and put this in
> your Plugins folder
> >>
>
> Thanks. I'll do that, but not until tomorrow. Here
> in Bavaria, the sun already has set, and it's time
> to slowly shut the day down.
>
> <<
> the FM 8 main map window, but the Map Setup
> "preview" still maintains some type of link to the
> original object as the preview still shows my image!
> >>
>
> That I've noticed too. If I do a new map, the file
> link vanishes, but the preview of the old background
> file still remains in the picture box window of the
> tabbed dialog field.
>
> Mark Oliva
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