[Therion] Question/Problem with customizing text labels

Martin Sluka martinsluka at mac.com
Mon Dec 12 18:56:03 CET 2016

Maybe stupid question, but have you checked scale and base-scale in layout?


> 12. 12. 2016 v 17:38, Torsten Schnitter via Therion <therion at speleo.sk>:
> Hi all
> I have a question concerning customizing text labels.
> Drawing a map with scale 1:250 is ok. Just some points a very small on the map.
> Therefore I would like to resize these points and make them bigger.
> For example:
> "point x y passage-height -value [- 10 m]" generates the wanted symbol, a number with a frame around. But it's to small (attached picture passage-height-1.jpg).
> I add the option "-scale xl". Now it's a little bit bigger but still to small (attached picture passage-height-2.jpg).
> Finally I use within the layout command:
> code metapost
> fonts_setup(6,8,10,14,36);
> endcode
> Now the number is looking good in size but the frame around is not correct anymore (attached picture passage-height-3.jpg).
> Is there a solution for this problem?
> Or is there any other option to resize single points or lines (like "point passage-heigt" or "line label" ...)?
> I'm looking forward for any help.
> Thanks,
> Torsten
> <Passage-Height-1.JPG><Passage-Height-2.JPG><Passage-Height-3.JPG>_______________________________________________
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