3.1.64 LyricExtender

LyricExtender objects are created by: Extender_engraver.

Standard settings:

minimum-length (dimension, in staff space):


Try to make a spanner at least this long, normally in the horizontal direction. This requires an appropriate callback for the springs-and-rods property. If added to a Tie, this sets the minimum distance between noteheads.

stencil (stencil):


The symbol to print.

thickness (number):


Line thickness, generally measured in line-thickness.

Y-extent (pair of numbers):

'(0 . 0)

Extent (size) in the Y direction, measured in staff-space units, relative to object’s reference point.

This object supports the following interface(s): grob-interface, lyric-extender-interface, lyric-interface and spanner-interface.

Internals Reference v2.18.2 (stable-branch).