3.1.3 AccidentalPlacement

AccidentalPlacement objects are created by: Accidental_engraver and Ambitus_engraver.

Standard settings:

left-padding (dimension, in staff space):


The amount of space that is put left to an object (e.g., a group of accidentals).

script-priority (number):


A sorting key that determines in what order a script is within a stack of scripts.

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):


Hard coded extent in X direction.

right-padding (dimension, in staff space):


Space to insert on the right side of an object (e.g., between note and its accidentals).

This object supports the following interface(s): item-interface, accidental-placement-interface and grob-interface.

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