[texhax] Character bounding boxes
will.adams at frycomm.com
Wed Sep 24 17:09:31 CEST 2008
On Sep 24, 2008, at 10:35 AM, Ranjith Unnikrishnan wrote:
> My intention is *not* to get one bounding box for all the characters
> together, but to get the bounding box coordinates of *each*
> character in the input text. So if the text I want to render is "$y
> = x^2$", I'd like to be able to obtain the bbox coordinates of "y",
> "=", "x" and "2".
Then put each character into a box and measure each box.
See Philip Taylor's response in the ``compile to a small pdf'' thread
for a code sample which can be adapted to single characters.
senior graphic designer
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