A programmer's tool kit for developing IBM PC graphics applications. It includes information on how to: Use XGA and Super VGA video modes in programs; program laser printers using HP-PCL; implement the latest pen plotter and image scanning technologies; develop and use bit-mapped fonts; scan, encode, and compress graphics images using the Tag Image File Format; and more.On the other hand, the design of new soft fonts in PCL bitmap format requires knowledge of typography and character graphics as well ... Hewlett-Packard has published several technical reference manuals for their LaserJet printers which include detailed description of ... See Section 6.1.5. ... Bit-mapped fonts in the PCL format are compatible with all HP PCL laser printers. ... Font Descriptor The first element we encounter in a font file in PCL format is a PCL language command string.
|Title||:||Graphics programming solutions|
|Author||:||Julio Sánchez, María P. Cantón|
|Publisher||:||Computing McGraw-Hill - 1993|