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(PHP 4 >= 4.0.5)

SWFShape::drawCurveToDraws a curve


int SWFShape::drawCurveTo ( float $controlx , float $controly , float $anchorx , float $anchory [, float $targetx ], float $targety )

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swfshape::drawcurveto() draws a quadratic curve (using the current line style, set by swfshape::setline()) from the current pen position to (anchorx,anchory) using (controlx,controly) as a control point. That is, head towards the control point, then smoothly turn to the anchor point.

With 6 parameters, it draws a cubic bezier to point (targetx, targety) with control points (controlx, controly) and (anchorx, anchory).

See Also

  • SWFShape::drawCurveTo()

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8 years ago
for those new this all this, "anchor" is where you want to end up and "control" is the point you would go to if you were drawing a square.

for example, this would draw a quarter circle
->movePenTo(100, 100);
$s->drawLineTo(200, 100);
$s->drawCurveTo(200, 200, 100, 200);
$s->drawLineTo(100, 100);
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