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Re: [3/4] [PATCH] start angle (option of circular_progress) is measured
Vladimir 'φ-coder/phcoder' Serbinenko
Re: [3/4] [PATCH] start angle (option of circular_progress) is measured in unusual quantities
Tue, 19 Mar 2013 08:01:46 +0100
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On 15.03.2013 18:56, Lennart Sorensen wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 15, 2013 at 08:52:08PM +0400, Andrey Borzenkov wrote:
>> В Wed, 13 Mar 2013 14:52:13 +0400
>> Vladimir Testov <address@hidden> пишет:
>>> In current state, start angle is measured in "parrots", where 1 "parrot" =
>>> 1 /
>>> 256 of full circle.
>>> With simple patch we can set start angle in degrees (which makes no
>>> for the program, but makes configuration to be more user-friendly)
>> This has compatibility issue and probably cannot be done without
>> introducing theme file format version.
>> What about adding new parameter name instead (although start_angle_angle
>> looks rather silly)?
> Could have start_angle_radians too (although it would need floating
> point to be useful).
GRUB doesn't use floats at all as it would decrease compatibility and
brings nothing useful to us.
> Could even have start_angle_gradians
This would be featuritus
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