Trouble with SdrMeasureObj (dimension line)

Miklos Vajna vmiklos at
Tue Dec 1 13:53:50 UTC 2020

Hi Regina,

On Tue, Dec 01, 2020 at 01:25:22PM +0100, Regina Henschel <rb.henschel at> wrote:
> The approach with dispatcher did not work. But after some days and several
> failed attempts I found a solution to create the default measure line:
>    ScTabViewShell* pTabViewShell = pDocSh->GetBestViewShell(false);
>    SfxRequest aReq(pTabViewShell->GetViewFrame(), SID_DRAW_MEASURELINE);
>    aReq.SetModifier(8192); // Ctrl
>    pTabViewShell->ExecDraw(aReq);
> I had seen the magic number "8192" in uitest

Nice find. :-)

> sw/qa/uitest/writer_tests7/ and in Visual Studio. There might be
> a "speaking" define, I don't know.

That would be KEY_MOD1 in include/vcl/keycodes.hxx, I think.



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