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How to use TrueType Font in HP GL/2

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Hi:
   I am writing HP DesignJet 450C Driver and I use HP GL/2.
I can print English,but can not print Chinese.I have solve it by using SHX file(a font file in AutoCAD),now I want to know how to use windows' TrueType Font to solve it.
   thank you!
My e_mail:wood@263.net
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You would have to render up each character on a bitmap, then place that bitmap in the appropriate location on the plot. HPGL/2 has no support for TrueType fonts.
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