Thanks for your response. I will try this out.
Francis Hemsher wrote:
> Hi Andres,
> Below are a facimile of two functions I use for various drag/drop
> needs at differing svg image sizes, scales, and viewboxes. The
> computVb() is called to set the public vars when scale and/or
> translate changes or the values need init.
> The second, dragMe(evt) is associated with translating the dragged
> This may help in your application.
> function computeVB()
> var viewBox=mySVG.getAttribute("viewBox")
> var vbSplit=viewBox.split(" ")
> var vbWidth=parseFloat(vbSplit)
> var vbHeight=parseFloat(vbSplit)
> var rePx=/px/
> var svgPixWidth=svgSpan.style.width
> var svgPixHeight=svgSpan.style.height
> SCALE= mySVG.currentScale;
> TX= mySVG.currentTranslate.x;
> TY= mySVG.currentTranslate.y;
> function dragMe(evt)
> var myX=((evt.getClientX()-TX)/SCALE)*VbRatioX+VbOffsetX
> var myY=((evt.getClientY()-TY)/SCALE)*VbRatioY+VbOffsetY
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org
> <mailto:svg-developers%40yahoogroups.com>, "gonzo4819" <andres@...> wrote:
> > I have an svg map that displays a particular background. It, of
> course, has its own particular viewbox setting. I also have some other
> smaller objects that are tagged in separate <svg></svg> pairs which
> have their own viewbox settings. This way I am able to scale both the
> background (which scales both the background and all of the smaller
> object on it) and the smaller graphic objects independently. That is,
> I can adjust the viewbox of a smaller object and it will change size
> wrt to the background, and I can change the overall scale of the
> background which adjusts everything.
> > I also can drag the graphic objects all around the background. All
> of this seems to be working fine.
> > However, when I am at the normal 1:1 settings for my viewboxes of
> both the background and the draggable objects, the dragging works
> fine. But when I adjust the background viewbox setting to reduce the
> whole page (background and draggable objects), the mouse does not
> track the object correctly when I drag it. That is, I can drag the
> smaller object across the page, but the mouse advances faster than the
> object until the mouse is no longer on the object. By the time I have
> dragged the mouse across the whole page, the mouse is inches away from
> the draggable object. Even when the mouse is no longer on the object,
> it still moves with the mouse (provided of course I keep the mouse
> button down and am actually dragging).
> > So my question is do I have to adjust the mouse is some way when I
> zoom in and out of my svg image? How do I adjust the mouse coordinates
> when I have change the scaling or zooming by adjusting the viewbox
> > Does my question make sense???
> > -Andres