Feature request #16781

Rotated labels bounding box when editing

Added by Christophe Damour about 3 years ago.

Status:Open
Priority:Normal
Assignee:-
Category:Labelling
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Easy fix?:No Copied to github as #:24680

Description

It is very difficult to move rotated labels that are very close to each other because their bounding box isn't rotated.
This is easier to understand when actually tried.
It would be easier if the bounding box was rotated the same angle as the label in order to fit the label's text.
Please have a look at attached screenshots (existing and wished situation).

label_bb_now.png (44.8 KB) Christophe Damour, 2017-07-02 11:36 AM

label_bb_wished.png (53.5 KB) Christophe Damour, 2017-07-02 11:36 AM

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