PS_begin_font — Starts a new Type3 font
int PS_begin_font(PSDoc *psdoc, const char *fontname, int reserverd,
double a, double b, double c, double d, double e, double f, const char
PostScript supports various kinds of fonts. Type3 fonts are fonts whose
glyphs are created with a subset of regular PostScript commands. This
function starts a new Type3 font embedded into the document which must
be closed with PS_end_font. Each glyph is created with consecutive
calls of PS_end_glyph and PS_end_glyph. Once the new font is created,
it can be used like any other font loaded with PS_findfont. The passed
floating point numbers are used to set the font matrix. a and d are
usually set to 0.001. The remaining numbers can be left zero.
Each call of PS_begin_font must be accompanied by a call to
PS_begin_font has been introduced in version 0.4.0 of pslib.
Returns identifier of the font or zero in case of an error. The
identifier is a positiv number greater 0.
PS_end_font(3), PS_begin_glyph(3), PS_end_glyph(3)
This manual page was written by Uwe Steinmann email@example.com.