mag2-1.0: description + notes
This is the README file for mag2
mag2 - a texture powered magnification tool
mag2 allows you to capture a part of the screen which can be
then magnified using the hardware texture map.
click on the Snap button and then click anywhere on the screen.
A portion of the screen will appear in the mag2 window.
Use the buttons on the UI to navigate or use the following
mouse and keyboard controls.
Left Mouse - Pan
Middle Mouse - Zoom
Right Mouse - Rotate
Double click with left mouse to center a pixel.
Arrows Keys to Pan.
o key to zoom out
i key to zoom in
m key to mark pixel for dimension (see below)
r key to reset
s key to snap
w key to toggle black/white background and grid
q key to quit
Escape to quit
This feature is useful to compute distance in pixels between any
two points. Mark the points by placing the cursor on a pixel and
pressing the 'm' key. On every second point marked, a distance
is printed in the shell.
For more details, refer to online help.
To auto-install this package, go back and click on the respective install icon.