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Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility)
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Michael Goffioul |
Subject: |
Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility) |
Date: |
Tue, 10 Mar 2009 17:44:57 +0000 |
On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 5:30 PM, Shai Ayal <address@hidden> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 6:15 PM, John W. Eaton <address@hidden> wrote:
>> On 10-Mar-2009, Daniel J Sebald wrote:
>>
>> | What Octave should probably be doing behind the scenes is mapping
>> | all names to equivalent names which are system dependent. For
>> | example, "Helvetica" would get mapped to "Helvetica" on Windows,
>> | "NimbusSansL" on unix. (Actually, it should probably be mapped to
>> | "NimbusSansL" in both cases since that font is GPL.)
>>
>> So again, every application that needs to do something like this
>> should implement its own solution? Is there no library that handles
>> these issues?
>
> perhaps fontconfig
> http://fontconfig.org/wiki/
> is what we need, although It's linux-specific so another solution will
> have to be devised for OSX/Windows
FontConfig works also under Windows. It's included in the precompiled
binaries for windows. I didn't test it, though. But I think it's functional.
Michael.
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), (continued)
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Shai Ayal, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Ben Abbott, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Shai Ayal, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), John W. Eaton, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Shai Ayal, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Daniel J Sebald, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Shai Ayal, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Daniel J Sebald, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), John W. Eaton, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Shai Ayal, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility),
Michael Goffioul <=
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Ben Abbott, 2009/03/10
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Michael Goffioul, 2009/03/11
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Ben Abbott, 2009/03/11
- Re: fontpath from fontconfig: was -> [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Ben Abbott, 2009/03/11
- Re: fontpath from fontconfig: was -> [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), John W. Eaton, 2009/03/11
- Re: fontpath from fontconfig: was -> [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Ben Abbott, 2009/03/12
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Daniel J Sebald, 2009/03/12
- Re: gnuplot font specification - was -> [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Ben Abbott, 2009/03/15
- Re: gnuplot font specification - was -> [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Daniel J Sebald, 2009/03/15
- Re: [changeset] print.m (matlab compatibility), Thomas Weber, 2009/03/10