Does MM_LOMETRIC Mapper mode work properly on every printer?
Posted on 2000-04-04
I've created font (CreateFontIndirect)
with font mapper mode set to MM_LOMETRIC
(lf.Height member of LOGFONT structure set to 50), then printed some text.
But it's not the same on every printer,
on Cannon BJC-250(under Windows 95) it's 5 milimeters and that's OK, but on HP 690(under Windows 98) it's only 3 mm high and on some laser printers(under Windows NT) it's even smaller.
Whos fault is it?:
- printer(does DPI matter?)
- system(does font mapper work diferent under diferent systems)
- compiler(I'm using Delphi 2)