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MWAPI - Fonts

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fontface

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents a code for the appearance characteristics of text. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that either evaluates to one of "M,DEFAULT", "M,FIXED" or "M,SANS", or to an implementation-specific value that starts with an alphabetic character.

fontsize

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents a numeric value that identifies the size of displayed text in points. A point is 1/72 inches.

fontstyle

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents one or more codes that describe the display characteristics of text. This metalanguage symbol occurs as an expression that evaluates to a list of codes (separated by commas). The individual codes can be either one of "NORMAL", "BOLD", "ITALIC" or "ULINE", or to an implementation-specific value (starts with "Z"). The value "NORMAL" cannot be combined with any other value in a list (i.e. must occur alone).

fstyle

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] Windowing Application Programmer's Interface standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents one code that describes the display characteristics of text. It is a string-value that is equal to either one of "NORMAL", "BOLD", "ITALIC" or "ULINE", or to an implementation-specific value (starts with "Z").

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Copyright © Standard Documents; 1977-2018 MUMPS Development Committee;
Copyright © Examples: 1995-2018 Ed de Moel;
Copyright © Annotations: 2003-2008 Jacquard Systems Research
Copyright © Annotations: 2008-2018 Ed de Moel.

Some specifications are "approved for inclusion in a future standard". Note that the MUMPS Development Committee cannot guarantee that such future standards will indeed be published.

This page most recently updated on 29-Nov-2011, 20:03:11 .

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