Function

CTFontCreateCopyWithFamily

Returns a new font in the specified family based on the traits of the original font.

Declaration

CTFontRef CTFontCreateCopyWithFamily(CTFontRef font, CGFloat size, const CGAffineTransform *matrix, CFStringRef family);

Parameters

font

The original font reference on which to base the new font.

size

The point size for the font reference. If 0.0 is specified, the original font’s size is preserved.

matrix

The transformation matrix for the font. In most cases, set this parameter to be NULL. If NULL is specified, the original font's matrix is preserved.

family

The name of the desired family.

Return Value

A new font reference with the original traits in the given family, or NULL if none is found in the system.

See Also

Creating Fonts

CTFontCreateWithName

Returns a new font reference for the given name.

CTFontCreateWithNameAndOptions

Returns a new font reference for the given name.

CTFontCreateWithFontDescriptor

Returns a new font reference that best matches the given font descriptor.

CTFontCreateWithFontDescriptorAndOptions

Returns a new font reference that best matches the given font descriptor.

CTFontCreateUIFontForLanguage

Returns the special user-interface font for the given language and user-interface type.

CTFontCreateCopyWithAttributes

Returns a new font with additional attributes based on the original font.

CTFontCreateCopyWithSymbolicTraits

Returns a new font in the same font family as the original with the specified symbolic traits.

CTFontCreateForString

Returns a new font reference that can best map the given string range based on the current font.