author rgbecker
Wed, 03 Sep 2008 16:05:15 +0000
changeset 2963 c414c0ab69e7
child 2967 ea62529bd1df
permissions -rw-r--r--
reportlab-2.2: first stage of major re-org

#Copyright ReportLab Europe Ltd. 2000-2004
#see license.txt for license details
__version__=''' $Id$ '''
This generates tables showing the 14 standard fonts in both
WinAnsi and MacRoman encodings, and their character codes.
Supply an argument of 'hex' or 'oct' to get code charts
in those encodings; octal is what you need for \\n escape
sequences in Python literals.

usage: [dec|hex|oct]
import sys
from reportlab.pdfbase import pdfmetrics
from reportlab.pdfgen import canvas
import string

label_formats = {'dec':('%d=', 'Decimal'),
                 'hex':('0x%x=', 'Hexadecimal')}

def run(mode):

    label_formatter, caption = label_formats[mode]

    for enc in ['MacRoman', 'WinAnsi']:
        canv = canvas.Canvas(
                'StandardFonts_%s.pdf' % enc,

        for faceName in pdfmetrics.standardFonts:
            if faceName in ['Symbol', 'ZapfDingbats']:
                encLabel = faceName+'Encoding'
                encLabel = enc + 'Encoding'

            fontName = faceName + '-' + encLabel

            canv.setFont('Times-Bold', 18)
            canv.drawString(80, 744, fontName)
            canv.setFont('Times-BoldItalic', 12)
            canv.drawRightString(515, 744, 'Labels in ' + caption)

            #for dingbats, we need to use another font for the numbers.
            #do two parallel text objects.
            for byt in range(32, 256):
                col, row = divmod(byt - 32, 32)
                x = 72 + (66*col)
                y = 720 - (18*row)
                canv.setFont('Helvetica', 14)
                canv.drawString(x, y, label_formatter % byt)
                canv.setFont(fontName, 14)
                canv.drawString(x+44, y, chr(byt).decode(encLabel,'ignore').encode('utf8'))

if __name__ == '__main__':
    if len(sys.argv)==2:
        mode = string.lower(sys.argv[1])
        if mode not in ['dec','oct','hex']:
            print __doc__

    elif len(sys.argv) == 1:
        mode = 'dec'
        print __doc__