[GRASS-user] Freetype fonts in gis.m

Michael Barton michael.barton at asu.edu
Fri Jun 9 11:08:56 EDT 2006

That can be done now--albeit manually--by changing the listing in
options.tcl. It is a relatively straightforward project to create an
interactive window that would let users change some of the settings in

Michael Barton, Professor of Anthropology
School of Human Evolution & Social Change
Center for Social Dynamics & Complexity
Arizona State University

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> From: Hamish <hamish_nospam at yahoo.com>
> Date: Fri, 9 Jun 2006 21:27:03 +1200
> To: Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>
> Cc: <michael.barton at asu.edu>, <grassuser at grass.itc.it>
> Subject: Re: [GRASS-user] Freetype fonts in gis.m
>> There should be an option to set the default font. You would need to
>> reset the font after calling anything which might change it (which
>> includes all command layers, as there's no reliable way to determine
>> whether a particular command will change the font).
> I'd only put it at the startup/d.erase stage. If the user wants to call
> something that changes the font, then let them have that control.
> Hamish

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