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Clearing a section of a panel

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Is there a way to clear just a certain section of a drawing panel?
asked Feb 1, 2016 in (Winter 15-16) by Michael McAleer (100 points)

1 Answer

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Best answer
Well, you can use g.fillRect(...) with the color white (assuming white is your background color).

In most cases, it's easier to just clear the whole panel, then re-draw everything you want seen, and then do panel.sleep for a bit.  (Yes, there's still some flicker, but c'est la vie.)
answered Feb 2, 2016 by Forrest Stonedahl (3,438 points)
selected Feb 2, 2016 by Michael McAleer
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