kantrn at rpi.edu
Thu Jan 17 13:31:13 EST 2008
On Jan 17, 2008, at 10:26 AM, Wade Brainerd wrote:
> Hi Ken, PyGame provides a font module which can render text onto a
> The _() around the text indicates that the string is to be
> localized, it will be extracted and placed in a database by the
> gettext utility.
The PyGame font system uses SDL_ttf, which can't handle much beyond
simple Latin-1 characters. Lincoln wrote a wrapper for pango
(olpcgames.pangofont) which uses more or less the same API as pygame's
font system, but will handle almost any text you throw at it.
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