Subject: Re: OT: postscript and polish (8859-2) chars
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Patrick Welche <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 08/22/2002 18:36:49
On Thu, Aug 22, 2002 at 06:45:06PM +0200, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> i just downloaded Type 1 ISO-8859-2 fonts from
> How to use them in postscript? i made program which generates it's output
> in postscript but i need polish national characters.

/The-Font-You-Want findfont 14 scalefont setfont
/nstr string 1 def
nstr 0 168 put
100 100 moveto
nstr show

That prints the 168th character at position 100,100 in 14pt. If
your encoding actually defines the characters you want, the above
becomes easier... (168 for me in times roman is currency..)