[Ipe-discuss] Turning a trapezoid into a rectangle

Olivier Devillers olivier.devillers at inria.fr
Thu Sep 24 09:36:23 CEST 2015

Le 23/09/15 10:50, Pierre Ganty a écrit :
> I often run into the following issue.
> I want to put a box around a figure or piece of text and so I draw a 
> rectangle around it.
> Eventually I make slight changes to the box content and I need to 
> resize the rectangle.
> Option 1 is to scale and translate the rectangle but it might require 
> several iterations before getting it right.
> Option 2 is to edit the rectangle and use the grid but the result 
> might be too coarse

option 3
fix the origin at the upper left corner (snap to vertex + F1)
scale the bottom right corner
then fix the origin at the bottom right corner (snap to vertex + F1)
scale the upper left corner

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