[SDL] Polygon fonts for SDL/OpenGL

Jude Venn jude-venn at blueyonder.co.uk
Fri Jan 10 00:27:01 PST 2003

Theres a (Win32 I think) program with source at 
I haven't tried it, but might be worth a look.


Bob Pendleton wrote:

 >For my next project I would really like to have a source of nice polygon
 >fonts. Ideally I would like something that converts a truetype font to a
 >nice set polygon definitions. Does anyone know a package that will do
 >that conversion? I've searched and haven't found anything that does what
 >I want. FTGL comes close, in that it contains code to tessellate the
 >polygon data in a .ttf file.
 >I'm about to start hacking FTGL to do what I want. But, I thought I'd
 >ask if anyone else has already done it before I spend the time.
 >        Bob Pendleton

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