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Java Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT)

  1. Advantages and Disadvantages of Using Physical and Logical Fonts

    by , 03-07-2012 at 05:45 PM
    An application is enable by the physical fonts to get great advantage of the all present fonts. This is actually done to accomplish maximum language coverage as well as different text appearances. However, this is a tough task to create those applications which yse these physical fonts.

    To bundle the physical fonts along with application makes you able to create those applications which possess same look and also the great control at those applications. However these bundled fonts ...
  2. Physical Fonts

    by , 03-06-2012 at 09:03 PM
    Actual font libraries are the physical fonts which contain glyph data as well as tables so that character sequence and glyph sequences are mapped. Font technology like PostScript Type 1 and True Type are used. Following shall be called to get the available installed font families in your system:
    Java Code:
    GraphicsEnvironment ge = GraphicsEnvironment.getLocalGraphicsEnvironment();
    String []fontFamilies = ge.getAvailableFontFamilyNames();