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Fonts and Encodings

barcode_fontOutput text in a barcode font.
character_referencesDemonstrate the usefulness of character references, using a suitable font.
escape_sequencesUse escape sequences in text lines to output octal or hexadecimal values.
font_infoGet various properties of a font such as font name, font style, or encoding.
font_metrics_infoGet various font related metrics such as the ascender or descender.
font_resourcesConfigure font resources and search for fonts.
glyph_availabilityCheck the availability of glyphs in a font.
glyph_replacementShow the effects of glyph substitution in case of glyphs missing in the font.
opentype_features_for_cjk

Demonstrate the use of OpenType features for CJK fonts and text.

opentype feature testerDemonstrate all supported typographic OpenType features after checking whether a particular feature is supported in a font.
retain_fontPerformance benefits of keeping a font open across multiple documents.
simulated_fontstylesCreate simulated italic or bold text output.
starter_fallbackStarter sample for fallback fonts
starter_opentype

Demonstrate various typographic OpenType features after checking whether a particular feature is supported in a font.

starter_type3fontCreate a simple Type 3 font from vector data.
type3_bitmaptextCreate a simple Type 3 font from image data.
type3_rasterlogoCreate a Type 3 font which contains a single logo derived from an image.
type3_subsettingDemonstrate Type 3 font definition, use, and subsetting.
type3_turkish_characterCreate a Type 3 font by cloning another font and adding a further glyph.
type3_vectorlogoCreate a Type 3 font which contains a single logo derived from a vector based PDF page.