Text to image with same results on any platform

Gelonida N gelonida at gmail.com
Fri Aug 5 01:56:26 CEST 2011

Just FYI.

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'PIL question. having exactly same font on multiple platforms'

I'm currently not pixel true, but images are sufficiently similiar.

On 08/03/2011 11:40 AM, Gelonida N wrote:
> Hi,
>>From within a django application
> I'd like create a small image file (e.g. .png)
> which just contains some text.
> I wondered what library would be appropriate and would yield the same
> result independent of the OS (assuming the versions of the python
> libraries are the same)
> Images should be pixel identical independent on the platform on which
> the image is created.
> I made some attempts with PIL (Image / ImageFont / ImageDraw),
> but have difficulties getting the same font under Linux and windows.

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