[Ipe-discuss] usage of evenodd fillrule

Otfried Cheong otfried at ipe.airpost.net
Tue Oct 27 03:57:27 CET 2015

On Tue, Oct 27, 2015, at 11:26, naitgnib at yahoo.co.jp wrote:
> I'm thinking of using IPE to draw railway lines (with alternated two
> colors, could it be red-blue than black-white). So i'm thinking of using
> evenodd fillrule, however, I did not see such example before, could
> someone teach how to set a pathstyle for railway lines? Thank you.

I don't see how fill rules would be useful for drawing railway lines -
you may be misunderstanding what they do.  See e.g. here for examples of
the even/odd rule versus the winding number rule:


By the way, even/odd rule is the default in Ipe.


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