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Re^2: Module to map fontnames to X11 fonts.dir entries ?

by renodino (Curate)
on Dec 12, 2007 at 20:24 UTC ( #656704=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Module to map fontnames to X11 fonts.dir entries ?
in thread Module to map fontnames to X11 fonts.dir entries ?

Many thnx.

But that seems like a sledgehammer to swat a fly (albeit, a very pesky fly!).

So I guess its time to start slinging some Perl. I'm surprised this problem hasn't yet been addressed, it seems like a reasonably common issue thats been around for more than a decade. So I'm merging Win32::Font::NameToFile with an XLFD handler, and maybe look into an OS X solution as well. Then we'll finally have a single solution (well, sortof).


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