I've written a module to generate bitmapped versions of fonts for use with HTML <canvas>'s. I use Imager
to render the font's character set, and it needs font filenames
on non-Windows platforms (rather than the font family/size/weight/etc.), which isn't exactly user friendly. So I'm looking for a module that can take in a human readable font spec, and spit out a filename(s).
I know of several modules which somehow manage to do this (e.g., Tk), but can't find the code that does it. So before I run off and build the Linux equivalent of Win32::Font::NameToFile, I'm hoping some enlightened monk might know if this is already solved on CPAN somewhere ?
FWIW: in case anyone's interested, the format I'm trying to
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