3.2.99 separation-item-interface

Item that computes widths to generate spacing rods.

User settable properties:

X-extent (pair of numbers)

Extent (size) in the X direction, measured in staff-space units, relative to object’s reference point.

padding (dimension, in staff space)

Add this much extra space between objects that are next to each other.

horizontal-skylines (pair of skylines)

Two skylines, one to the left and one to the right of this grob.

skyline-vertical-padding (number)

The amount by which the left and right skylines of a column are padded vertically, beyond the Y-extents and extra-spacing-heights of the constituent grobs in the column. Increase this to prevent interleaving of grobs from adjacent columns.

Internal properties:

conditional-elements (array of grobs)

Internal use only.

elements (array of grobs)

An array of grobs; the type is depending on the grob where this is set in.

This grob interface is used in the following graphical object(s): NonMusicalPaperColumn, NoteColumn and PaperColumn.

Internals Reference v2.18.2 (stable-branch).