Evan Martin (evan) wrote in evan_tech,
Evan Martin


"To decorate my area at work (I work on international search quality), I wanted to print out some nice, large Unicode charts. This program uses Cairo to render a set of codepoints to PNG, Postscript, or PDF."

More information.

Unfortunately, I was thwarted at trying to print at 11x17. I learned a lot about CUPS, paper sizes ("tabloid", "ledger"), and a bit of Postscript tonight but I failed to get the poster-size printouts I want.
Tags: linguistics, project

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