[XeTeX] Curved text

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Tue Feb 16 18:33:54 CET 2010

On Feb 16, 2010, at 9:49 AM, Gareth Hughes wrote:

> Would anyone know if it's possible to create a straight line of text
> with XeTeX and then curve it in gimp?

Almost certainly, but one would have to wonder if using some other tool (a vector one) wouldn't be better.

In the past I've used Creaturehouse Expression (previously by Fractal Design, then bought out by Microsoft) to distort vectors along  a path --- perhaps Inkscape can do similarly?


William Adams
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Fry Communications
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