ncl_gset_char_expan man page

gset_char_expan (Set character expansion factor) — sets the width to height ratio of text.

Synopsis

#include <ncarg/gks.h>

void gset_char_expan(Gdouble char_expan);

Description

char_expan
(Input) - Specifies a deviation of the width to height ratio for characters drawn using the GTX output primitive. char_expan of 10.0 would specify a character that is 10 times as wide as normal. char_expan of 0.1 would request characters that are 1/10th as wide as normal. The character height remains unchanged. char_expan > 0. By default char_expan = 1.0

Access

To use the GKS C-binding routines, load the ncarg_gks and ncarg_c libraries.

See Also

Online: gtext(3NCARG), gset_text_path(3NCARG), gset_text_align(3NCARG), gset_text_font_prec(3NCARG), gset_char_ht(3NCARG), gset_char_space(3NCARG), gset_char_up_vec(3NCARG), gset_colr_rep(3NCARG), gset_text_colr_ind(3NCARG), ginq_text_path(3NCARG), ginq_text_align(3NCARG), ginq_text_font_prec(3NCARG), ginq_char_ht(3NCARG), ginq_char_space(3NCARG), ginq_char_up_vec(3NCARG), ginq_char_expan(3NCARG), plotchar(3NCARG), gks(3NCARG), ncarg_gks_cbind(3NCARG)

Hardcopy: User's Guide for NCAR GKS-0A Graphics; NCAR Graphics Fundamentals, UNIX Version

Info

March 1993 UNIX NCAR GRAPHICS