Colors and Licenses
Open Source code for Xojo
Issue: 14.6 (November/December 2016)
Author: Scott Boss
Author Bio: Scott Boss is the founder of Nocturnal Coding Monkeys, Llc, who specialize in writing custom software. Scott has been a developer, system administrator, storage engineer, consultant, and architect to businesses from startup to global 100.
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This month I am going to break a promise that I made to myself about this column. We are going to talk about something
Iauthored. Actually, we are going to talk about two different open source items I wrote!
First we are going to look at Xojo Colors Module (https://bitbucket.org/nocturnalcodingmonkeys/xojo-colors-module). In Xojo, whenever you deal with colors, you either have to use hex code strings (in code) or you have to pick colors via the Xojo IDE. Now the Colors module doesn't help you when picking colors via the IDE. If we look at the following code, we use
Colors.Apple.Whiteto make the background of the canvas white.
// event canvas.Open().
dim p as new Picture( me.width,me.height,32 )
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