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Re: Missing zone segments
The old method consisted of two hard-coded values, regardless of radius. It was replaced with a geometric algorithm which calculates the number of segments to use given a particular radius and acceptable error. We may need to adjust the error parameter a bit.
(But the change doesn’t have anything to do with the new dialog layout.)
> On 15 Oct 2018, at 22:43, Seth Hillbrand <seth@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Devs-
> I may have missed when the option for selecting segments/circle disappeared but I can't find it anymore and we default to 16/circle, which is a bit granular for my taste.
> I like the re-arrangement of the zone dialog but I'd like to keep the ability to set all available settings (except ZFM_SEGMENTS, there's no reason to keep that option).
> Can we segment the dialog into options that commonly change between zone draws (priority and clearance) and then place the other settings behind an "Advanced Settings" button?
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