Extracting hte font name from a TrueType font file

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Fri Sep 19 02:48:42 CEST 2008


Fredrik Lundh wrote:
> Steve Holden wrote:
> 
>> Does anyone have a Python recipe for this?
> 
>>>> from PIL import ImageFont
>>>> f = ImageFont.truetype("/windows/fonts/verdanai.ttf", 1)
>>>> f.font.family
> 'Verdana'
>>>> f.font.style
> 'Italic'
> 
Thanks so much, Fredrik. The reason I asked is because I found the
specification completely opaque ...

regards
 Steve
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