enum Pango::Gravity


Pango::Gravity represents the orientation of glyphs in a segment of text.

This is useful when rendering vertical text layouts. In those situations, the layout is rotated using a non-identity Pango::Matrix, and then glyph orientation is controlled using Pango::Gravity.

Not every value in this enumeration makes sense for every usage of Pango::Gravity; for example, %PANGO_GRAVITY_AUTO only can be passed to Pango::Context#base_gravity= and can only be returned by Pango::Context#base_gravity.

See also: Pango::GravityHint

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Enum Members

South = 0_u32

Glyphs stand upright (default)

East = 1_u32

Glyphs are rotated 90 degrees counter-clockwise.

North = 2_u32

Glyphs are upside-down.

West = 3_u32

Glyphs are rotated 90 degrees clockwise.

Auto = 4_u32

Gravity is resolved from the context matrix

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Instance Method Summary

Class methods inherited from struct Enum

g_type : UInt64 g_type

Class Method Detail

def self.g_type : UInt64 #

Returns the type id (GType) registered in GLib type system.

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Instance Method Detail

def auto? #

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def east? #

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def north? #

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def south? #

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def west? #

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