3.1.115 SystemStartBracket

SystemStartBracket objects are created by: System_start_delimiter_engraver.

Standard settings:

collapse-height (dimension, in staff space):


Minimum height of system start delimiter. If equal or smaller, the bracket/brace/line is removed.

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.

padding (dimension, in staff space):


Add this much extra space between objects that are next to each other.

stencil (stencil):


The symbol to print.

style (symbol):


This setting determines in what style a grob is typeset. Valid choices depend on the stencil callback reading this property.

thickness (number):


Line thickness, generally measured in line-thickness.

X-offset (number):


The horizontal amount that this object is moved relative to its X-parent.

Y-extent (pair of numbers)

Hard coded extent in Y direction.

This object supports the following interface(s): font-interface, grob-interface, side-position-interface, spanner-interface and system-start-delimiter-interface.

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