## qali

   'qali' RETURN 'w'|'p'|'n'|'q'

This keyword is used to align a plane defined by three points or nodes with the screen (working plane). This is useful if a point or a node should be moved manually along a defined plane (see qpnt). To define the plane move the mouse pointer over the first entity and press ”n” if its a node or a ”p” if its a point. Then define the next two entities in the same way. Press ”q” to quit the command.

It is also possible to measure distances between two pixels on the screen. Just press the key ”w” on the positions of the two pixels. The distance is calculated in the scale of the displayed geometry.