[Image-SIG] ImageFont on Linux? Was: Hard to OCR font

Anthony Baxter anthony at interlink.com.au
Mon Apr 19 02:15:52 EDT 2004

Marilyn Davis wrote:
> You guys!!!!!
> Thanks for all your concerns.
> I can't do anything until I can load a font.
> I run a tiny tiny site at deliberate.com.  Me, some family, my
> students, my zen center, some Zapatista and democracy lists -- which
> can make me a target.
> But I don't know which addresses, besides mine, will be migrating to
> the new system: maildance.com.
> A blind person will have to get help, or call me first.  I'm ok with
> this.
> Right now, I have:
> http://www.maildance.com/doorman/dm.py
> but it's not yet connected to mail.
> As you can see, the font is lousy.
> That's why I'm here -- to get help with loading a font on my Linux
> box.

You may want to look at pygame - it can load fonts and generate images
just fine.

Anthony Baxter     <anthony at interlink.com.au>
It's never too late to have a happy childhood.

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