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Re: [PATCH] Implement primitive icon scaling for high DPI


Hi Chris,

The patch does not apply cleanly on the current master, would you rebase
it? Thanks in advance.


On 01/09/2018 03:43 AM, Chris Pavlina wrote:
> Hi,
> As discussed with Wayne earlier, I've attached a patch which adds simple
> toolbar icon scaling so the toolbars are readable on high-DPI systems.
> This is meant as a stopgap for 5.0, with plans to add proper scaled
> icons in the 6.0 cycle. A function KiScaledBitmap() is added, which
> works like KiBitmap() except it scales the bitmap according to the
> calling window's font size. Controls have been added to all the main
> applications to let the user select scaling manually (these were omitted
> from smaller apps that didn't already have a place to put them).
> In addition, in eeschema only, the pixel height of the system font is
> shown in the options dialog for diagnostics. This is only for collecting
> feedback before 5.0 release from users with different displays and will
> be removed.
> I would like to push this fairly soon, as I want to get as much user
> feedback as possible before release. I have a limited number of systems
> to test this on myself.
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