Discuss Scratch

donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

The block
<color [#b82cc1] is touching [#374fb3] ?>
is very unintuitive. When I started Scratch I thought it returned true whenever the first colour is touching the second colour, because that's what the name implies. It actually only returns true if the sprite is touching the second colour. Please change it to this:
<color [#b82cc1] on this costume is touching [#374fb3] ? ::sensing>

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
Pianostar4
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

Support, actually, until now I thought it was that way too, and I've been a user for 3 years!

My profile —->

Teenagers are like solids; they both have minimal amounts of energy.
donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

bump

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

bump

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

pmub

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
han614698
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

No support. I don’t understand why it has to be this way… why can’t it be anywhere in the screen?

Goodbye Za-Chary <3 - violin, piano, bassoon - 10x front page (including sds) - trans - she/her

front pages:
7 sds
2 curated
1 top remixed


scratch wikian - forum helper - 350+ followers - pptbf curator - 2x curated - 4.7k posts - broken arm - piano/bassoon/violin - i know french and english





just follow flufferbug already
mumu245
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

han614698 wrote:

No support. I don’t understand why it has to be this way… why can’t it be anywhere in the screen?
Well this would break most projects.

Highlight this then press CTRL - SHIFT - DOWN to read more

I learn Python, HTML, CSS and JS. You can see projects in these languages on my website.
I also like Scratch. Even if it's not real programming.
I have a YT channel and a website, but only in Romanian.

I am a 10-year old boy. I live in Romania.
I use Linux Mint.
I created the Romanian Test Scratch Wiki.
My Romanian friends; @LucianCroitoru, @7alexV, @CristoferK, @randombug2020, @razvyspex and @superscratch444tre.

(  :: #fff) off :: obsolete reporter
on ( :: #fff) :: operators reporter

My pet kumquats:

By Loadmaster (David R. Tribble)This image was made by Loadmaster (David R. Tribble)Email the author: David R. TribbleAlso see my personal gallery at Google Photos - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4024754




Thingied
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

han614698 wrote:

why can’t it be anywhere in the screen?
Probably because it's supposed to be a variation of the normal touching color block.


Thingy
Thingied


Hi | Very Professional | What | Bad Grammar | Brain Dead | Hehe | 4+ Years on Scratch | Bye
im dum
















ScolderCreations
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

No support, the new name looks long and confusing.

This is a signature. It appears every time I make a post.
useless stats:
  • 4000+ Forum Posts
  • 420+ followers (on another account)
  • Joined Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016, 4:46 PM PST (5 years)
donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

ScolderCreations wrote:

No support, the new name looks long and confusing.
What about this:
<touching color [#b82cc1] with [#374fb3] ? ::sensing>

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
ScolderCreations
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

donotforgetmycode wrote:

ScolderCreations wrote:

No support, the new name looks long and confusing.
What about this:
<touching color [#b82cc1] with [#374fb3] ? ::sensing>
super confusing. Maybe
<color [#df879c] is touching [#0d495f] ?>
should remain as it is.

This is a signature. It appears every time I make a post.
useless stats:
  • 4000+ Forum Posts
  • 420+ followers (on another account)
  • Joined Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016, 4:46 PM PST (5 years)
donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

Honestly I think the block should be removed, I've literally never seen it used in a project before

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
ScolderCreations
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

If the block was removed, we'd just have to add it back, as the workaround is nearly impossible.

This is a signature. It appears every time I make a post.
useless stats:
  • 4000+ Forum Posts
  • 420+ followers (on another account)
  • Joined Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016, 4:46 PM PST (5 years)
donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

ScolderCreations wrote:

If the block was removed, we'd just have to add it back, as the workaround is nearly impossible.
Maybe it should be hidden block like
for [i v] in (10) {
} :: control
and
when this sprite touches [sprite1 v] :: events hat

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
ScolderCreations
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

Those blocks are hidden, because they have more simple workarounds. And, they only existed in an experimental version, while this block has been around for quite a while.

This is a signature. It appears every time I make a post.
useless stats:
  • 4000+ Forum Posts
  • 420+ followers (on another account)
  • Joined Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016, 4:46 PM PST (5 years)
Quantum-Cat
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

No Support. Scratch puts similar blocks together (for example, the say blocks are separated from the costume and backdrop blocks by a space) and since the other 3 blocks with the <color () is touching () ?> are all related to the surroundings of the sprite they are used in, it would make since that it would also behave in the same way.



Notice: Everything below the solid grey line (↑↑) above is my signature and appears on every post I make. Here, it is okay for you to advertise
your projects and other creations. To create your own, scroll to the bottom of the Discussion Home page and select “change your signature”.
I aplogise if I seem a bit too serious on the forums, but I am always open to feedback on my profile.
Past PPTBF Curator || Forum Helper (TFH) || Road to 2000 posts: ▒ ▒ ▒ ▒ ▒ ░ ░ ░ ░ ░ (50%)

………………….
Fully Functional Calendar >> Go forward and back in time!
(NEW) Number Base Convertor >> Any Number. Any Base.
4-block Internet Detector >> The simplest and most optimised on Scratch!

…………………
Quantum-Cat
donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

Quantum-Cat wrote:

No Support. Scratch puts similar blocks together (for example, the say blocks are separated from the costume and backdrop blocks by a space) and since the other 3 blocks with the <color () is touching () ?> are all related to the surroundings of the sprite they are used in, it would make since that it would also behave in the same way.
snip
I'm not asking for the block to behave differently, I'm asking it to be renamed
Sorry, you have to wait 60 seconds between posts.

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
Quantum-Cat
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

donotforgetmycode wrote:

Quantum-Cat wrote:

No Support. Scratch puts similar blocks together (for example, the say blocks are separated from the costume and backdrop blocks by a space) and since the other 3 blocks with the <color () is touching () ?> are all related to the surroundings of the sprite they are used in, it would make since that it would also behave in the same way.
snip
I'm not asking for the block to behave differently, I'm asking it to be renamed

What I meant by this is that a person will probably expect it to behave the same as the others, so there is no need to rename it.

Notice: Everything below the solid grey line (↑↑) above is my signature and appears on every post I make. Here, it is okay for you to advertise
your projects and other creations. To create your own, scroll to the bottom of the Discussion Home page and select “change your signature”.
I aplogise if I seem a bit too serious on the forums, but I am always open to feedback on my profile.
Past PPTBF Curator || Forum Helper (TFH) || Road to 2000 posts: ▒ ▒ ▒ ▒ ▒ ░ ░ ░ ░ ░ (50%)

………………….
Fully Functional Calendar >> Go forward and back in time!
(NEW) Number Base Convertor >> Any Number. Any Base.
4-block Internet Detector >> The simplest and most optimised on Scratch!

…………………
Quantum-Cat
donotforgetmycode
Scratcher
500+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

Quantum-Cat wrote:

What I meant by this is that a person will probably expect it to behave the same as the others, so there is no need to rename it.
But when I joined Scratch I didn't expect it to behave the same

Scratch Team, please rename the “color touching color” block
















for \({
set [i v] to [0]
}; <(i) < [10]>; {
change [i v] by (1)
}) \{{
think (i) for (1) secs
}} :: control
ScolderCreations
Scratcher
1000+ posts

Rename "color () is touching ()"

donotforgetmycode wrote:

Quantum-Cat wrote:

What I meant by this is that a person will probably expect it to behave the same as the others, so there is no need to rename it.
But when I joined Scratch I didn't expect it to behave the same
that's just you though.

This is a signature. It appears every time I make a post.
useless stats:
  • 4000+ Forum Posts
  • 420+ followers (on another account)
  • Joined Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016, 4:46 PM PST (5 years)

Powered by DjangoBB

Standard | Mobile