Py5Shape.stroke_cap()

Sets the style for rendering line endings in a Py5Shape object.

Examples

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def make_line(cap):
    s = py5.create_shape()
    s.begin_shape()
    s.stroke_weight(12.0)
    s.stroke_cap(cap)
    s.vertex(20, 0)
    s.vertex(80, 0)
    s.end_shape()
    return s


def setup():
    py5.shape(make_line(py5.ROUND), 0, 30)
    py5.shape(make_line(py5.SQUARE), 0, 50)
    py5.shape(make_line(py5.PROJECT), 0, 70)

Description

Sets the style for rendering line endings in a Py5Shape object. These ends are either squared, extended, or rounded, each of which specified with the corresponding parameters: SQUARE, PROJECT, and ROUND. The default cap is ROUND.

This method can only be used within a Py5Shape.begin_shape() and Py5Shape.end_shape() pair.

Underlying Java method: PShape.strokeCap

Syntax

stroke_cap(cap: int, /) -> None

Parameters

  • cap: int - either SQUARE, PROJECT, or ROUND

Updated on September 11, 2021 16:51:34pm UTC