op.font Command/Output Processor: Commands

op.font

Command op.font Command/Output Processor: Commands
Applicable release versions: AP
Category Output Processor: Commands (183)
Description selects the font defined in the device item or specifies fonts that are not predefined in the printer item.

The "number" selects the corresponding font number defined in the device item. (See the "devices" file).

"orientation"
may be either "portrait" or "landscape"

"symbolset"
may be either "ASCII", "legal", "roman8" or "linedraw".

"spacing"
may be either "proportional" or "fixed".

"pointsize"
specifies the point size.

"pitch"
specifies the pitch.

"style"
may be either "upright", "italic" or "reverse".

"strokeweight"
may be "light", "lightmedium", "mediumlight", "medium", "mediumbold", "boldmedium" or "bold".

"typeface"
may be any of the valid types defined in the corresponding item in the "devices" file for the printer being used. (For an example, see "hp-lzrii" in the "devices" file).

If the device does not support fonts, or the device item has not been configured, this command has no effect.
Syntax .f{ont} number
.f{ont} orientation, symbolset, spacing, pointsize, pitch, style, strokeweight, typeface
Options
Example
.font portrait,legal,fixed,10,12,upright,medium,courier
Purpose
Related tcl.download
op.f
tcl.pitch-compile
op.reset
tcl.setup-printer
filename.devices
op