revFontLoad

Björnke von Gierke bvg at mac.com
Sat Jun 18 10:25:06 EDT 2011


basically it's like this:

put the fontNames into theCompare
answer file ""
if it = "" then
  beep
  exit to top
end if
put it into thePath
revFontLoad thePath
if the fontNames <> theCompare then
  answer "success!"
  revFontUnload thePath 
  --not unloading before quitting your app can lead to crashes
  --depending on the version of LC/Rev you use
else
  answer ":("
end if


now some fonts don't work, depending on the type of fontfile. if your font doesn't work, try to use a font format convertor to convert to a different type of font.


On 18 Jun 2011, at 15:42, Lars Brehmer wrote:

> For years now I have from time to time tried to get revFontLoad to work in Windows. This particular font requires no licensing.
> 
> I have spent the day trying one more time. I have read and re-read every post to this list that contains either "revFontLoad" or "embedding fonts." and I still cannot figure it out. Is there a step-by-step explanation anywhere (for dummies), or a turorial (for dummies?) I simply want to avoid making a user install the font.
> 
> Cheers!
> 
> Lars
> 
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