[rrd-users] SVG fonts on Ubuntu Server

Tobias Oetiker tobi at oetiker.ch
Sat Apr 5 08:05:54 CEST 2008

Hi Rob,

In rrdtool 1.2.x you can not use any fonts besides the base 13 ps
fonts in PS,SVG and PDF output.

Try 1.3beta for truetype support with these formats ...


Today R Dicaire wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 4, 2008 at 11:06 PM, Rob Conway <rjconway at bigpond.com> wrote:
> > Can't find font '/usr/share/fonts/truetype/ttf-dejavu/DejaVuSansMono.ttf'
> Curious that you mention that. I cannot seem to get ttf fonts to work
> at all. I specify size and full path to one, the graph shows the size
> change, but not the chosen font type. I have gd built with ttf
> support, I know this because I can use ttfs in php graphics
> operations. I get no errors regarding font choices. Odd. Any thoughts
> ideas?

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