Function

CTFontCreateWithGraphicsFont

Creates a new font reference from an existing Core Graphics font reference.

Declaration

CTFontRef CTFontCreateWithGraphicsFont(CGFontRef graphicsFont, CGFloat size, const CGAffineTransform *matrix, CTFontDescriptorRef attributes);

Parameters

graphicsFont

A valid Core Graphics font reference.

size

The point size for the font reference. If 0.0 is specified the default font size of 12.0 is used.

matrix

The transformation matrix for the font. In most cases, set this parameter to be NULL. If NULL, the identity matrix is used. Optional.

attributes

Additional attributes that should be matched. Optional.

Return Value

A new font reference for an existing CGFontRef object with the specified size, matrix, and additional attributes.

See Also

Converting Fonts

CTFontCopyGraphicsFont

Returns a Core Graphics font reference and attributes.

CTFontGetPlatformFont

Returns an ATS font reference and attributes.

CTFontCreateWithPlatformFont

Creates a new font reference from an ATS font reference.

CTFontCreateWithQuickdrawInstance

Returns a font reference for the given QuickDraw instance.

Deprecated