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PSAFM

Syntax | Arguments | Keywords | Version History | See Also

The PSAFM procedure takes an Adobe Font Metrics file as input and generates a new AFM file in the format that IDL likes. This new file differs from the original in the following ways:

This routine is written in the IDL language. Its source code can be found in the file psafm.pro in the lib subdirectory of the IDL distribution.

Syntax

PSAFM, Input_Filename, Output_Filename

Arguments

Input_Filename

A string that contains the name of existing AFM file from Adobe.

Output_Filename

A string that specifies the name of new IDL-format AFM file to be created.

Keywords

None.

Version History

Pre-4.0
Introduced

See Also

PS_SHOW_FONTS

  IDL Online Help (March 06, 2007)