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Mac MacPaint to Symbolics MacPaint
Date: Tue, 1 Nov 88 18:42 EST
From: Qobi@ZERMATT.LCS.MIT.EDU@yktvmh.watson.ibm.com (Jeffrey Mark Siskind)
I guess that I left out a crucial point. Snapping an endpoint of a line
to an object can snap it to anywhere on the object. I particularly want
to snap it to the point where if the line were continued it would reach
a particular point inside the object, say the center of a circle. I don't
think that this can be done in Illustrate.
Actually, it can. Try using the following trick. First, draw a
temporary line that ends in the center of the circle and starts at the
appropriate point. Next, draw a second line that follows the first,
clicking MIDDLE once you're near the circle. Finally, delete the first
line you drew.
There are several similar methods for "guiding" your drawings.