bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #45124, Editing inserted text on a figure


bug #45124: Editing inserted text on a figure

Submitted by:  José Luis García Pallero <jgpallero>
Submitted on:  Mon 18 May 2015 09:48:06 AM UTC  
Category:  Plotting with OpenGL Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Feature Request
Status:  Works For Me Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  4.0.0 Operating System:  Any

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Tue 06 Mar 2018 12:42:36 PM UTC, comment #3:

I am closing this report since there is actually a way to change text inserted via "Insert text" as explained in comment #2.

Pantxo Diribarne <pantxo>
Project Member
Mon 13 Nov 2017 03:28:54 PM UTC, comment #2:

I think it is enough to be able to change the text via context menu, which works for me:

  • plot something
  • enable "insert text" mode
  • draw a rectangle with mouse
  • enter the original text in the pop up dialog and validate to have the text drawn
  • disable the "insert text" mode
  • right click on the text annotation and click text>string to obtain a popup dialog that will let you change the text.

Would we expect better (on-canvas editing?) or can we close this report?

Pantxo Diribarne <pantxo>
Project Member
Tue 02 Jun 2015 04:51:32 PM UTC, comment #1:

Retagging release from 4.0.0-rc4 to 4.0.0.

John W. Eaton <jwe>
Project Administrator
Mon 18 May 2015 09:48:06 AM UTC, original submission:

It would be nice if the text inserted on a plot via the "Insert text" option from the QT graphic toolkit could be selected, deleted and/or edited after created

José Luis García Pallero <jgpallero>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2018-03-06 pantxo Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2017-11-13 pantxo StatusNone => Works For Me
    2015-06-02 jwe Release4.0.0-rc4 => 4.0.0

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