[plt-scheme] MrEd: get-text-extent in dc<%>

From: Matthew Flatt (mflatt at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Fri Dec 6 08:19:39 EST 2002

At Wed, 4 Dec 2002 09:43:27 -0700 (MST), Matthew Flatt wrote:
> At Wed, 4 Dec 2002 10:29:30 -0600 (CST), Robert Bruce Findler wrote:
> > Why does the bitmap-dc% need an actual bitmap to font sizing?
> It's possible that none of the primitive toolboxes require a bitmap
> (Mac OS and X don't), but I'm not sure offhand (about Windows).

Experiments suggest that a Windows DC really does need a bitmap to
measure text.


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