Re: Spacing of Words in Text Graphics Statements

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg49594] Re: Spacing of Words in Text Graphics Statements*From*: pnardon <pnardon at ulb.ac.be>*Date*: Sat, 24 Jul 2004 03:47:24 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <cdqqdt$kkp$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

David Park wrote: > One of the long standing problems I have had with text in graphics is that the spacings between words is irregular. In fact, sometimes the space between words is entirely loss. > > Here is an example. > > Needs["Graphics`Colors`"] > Show[Graphics[ > {Text[ > StyleForm["With wristwatch time indicated", > FontFamily -> "Helvetia", FontWeight -> "Bold", > FontSize -> 12], {8., 12.}, {-1, 0}]}], > PlotRange -> {{0, 16.5}, {0, 14}}, > ImageSize -> 450, > Background -> AliceBlue]; > > The space between "wristwatch" and "time" is lost. One can sort of fix it by putting in extra spaces after the bug pops up. This also happens with PlotLabel. I wonder if anyone knows why this happens. > > David Park > djmp at earthlink.net > http://home.earthlink.net/~djmp/ > > you forget a "c" in Helveti"C"a put it and it works fine best regards -- Pasquale Nardone UniversitÂ? Libre de Bruxelles Physique GÂ?nÂ?rale CP 231, Sciences-Physique-AgrÂ?gation Bld du Triomphe, 2 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium tel: +32.2.6505515 tel secr: +32.2.6505618 fax: +32.2.6505332 web: http://homepages.ulb.ac.be/~pnardon/ ou encore http://physinfo.ulb.ac.be/

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