3.1.33 DotColumn

DotColumn objects are created by: Dot_column_engraver and Vaticana_ligature_engraver.

Standard settings:

axes (list):

List of axis numbers. In the case of alignment grobs, this should contain only one number.

chord-dots-limit (integer):


Limits the column of dots on each chord to the height of the chord plus chord-dots-limit staff-positions.

direction (direction):


If side-axis is 0 (or X), then this property determines whether the object is placed LEFT, CENTER or RIGHT with respect to the other object. Otherwise, it determines whether the object is placed UP, CENTER or DOWN. Numerical values may also be used: UP=1, DOWN=-1, LEFT=-1, RIGHT=1, CENTER=0.

X-extent (pair of numbers):


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

This object supports the following interface(s): axis-group-interface, dot-column-interface, grob-interface and item-interface.

Internals Reference v2.19.81 (development-branch).