[Xprint] using Xft with Xprint

Alan Coopersmith Alan.Coopersmith at Sun.COM
Fri Aug 5 14:08:21 EDT 2005

Krishnakumar Veeraraghavan wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm new to Xprint. I wrote a small program using Xft to draw a page.
> The postscript output does not contain any fonts (I used a Hindi
> font). How do I embed the font in the generated postscript ?

Xft transforms fonts to bitmaps in the client.   If you want fonts
embedded in your Postscript output, I think you need to use core
X fonts, and not Xft.

	-Alan Coopersmith-           alan.coopersmith at sun.com
	 Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

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