[Therion] Question/Problem with customizing text labels

Martin Sluka martinsluka at mac.com
Tue Dec 13 09:25:08 CET 2016


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> 13. 12. 2016 v 8:02, Torsten Schnitter via Therion <therion at speleo.sk <mailto:therion at speleo.sk>>:
> 
> Hi Martin
> 
> There is no stupid question but only stupid answers. ;-)
> 
> Thanks for that advice. I never used base-scale so far.
> But this is doing want I wanted to achieve and I don't need fonts_setup for that...
> 
> regards,
> Torsten
> 
>> Martin Sluka via Therion <therion at speleo.sk <mailto:therion at speleo.sk>> hat am 12. Dezember 2016 um 18:56 geschrieben:
>> 
>> Maybe stupid question, but have you checked scale and base-scale in layout?
>> 
>> m.s.
>> 
>>> 12. 12. 2016 v 17:38, Torsten Schnitter via Therion <therion at speleo.sk <mailto: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
>>> 
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