[messages] [Technical Support & Bugs] Drag and drop is different

Joel Uckelman uckelman at nomic.net
Thu Sep 13 12:18:07 MST 2012

Thus spake Brigz:
> Ever since I upgraded to Vassal 3.1.20 from 3.1.17 I've noticed a
> difference with dragging and dropping counters. Used to be with 3.1.17
> when I would drag a counter to another location I'd see a
> semi-transparency of that counter until I released the mouse button. Now
> with 3.1.20 when I drag a counter I see nothing; the counter is
> invisible until I release the mouse button. Is this a new feature or is
> my configuration wrong. I cetainly is a lot more helpful to see a
> "ghost" image of the counter you are dragging. Is there some kind of
> setting I've missed? I would like very much to see that semi-transparent
> counter when I'm dragging it because it sure makes placement a lot
> easier.

This isn't an intentional change. 

1) Does it happen in all modules for you? If not, which ones does it
happen with?

2) Does it happen in 3.1.18 and 3.1.19 as well?

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