THANKS! Both solutions worked. Changing the baseDir appears to be a little cleaner. Any down side to changing the baseDire?
Shawn Lindstrom [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > I'm attempting to add a font to my userconfig.xml file. I'm using fop > version 0.20.1. Unless you have reasons to stay with 0.20.1, you should upgrade to 0.20.3. > BUT - > Obviously I'd like to have more control where I put my font and metric > files so I've attempted numerous ways of specifying a specific path to > locate these files and every combination I've tried has failed. You can set the baseDir in the userconfig: <entry> <key>baseDir</key> <value>C:\Fop-0.20.1\conf\</value> </entry> > <configuration> > <fonts> > <font metrics-file="C:\Fop-0.20.1\conf\complogoTTF.xml" kerning ="yes" The value for the metrics-file attribute should be an URL, try <font metrics-file="file:///C:/Fop-0.20.1/conf/complogoTTF.xml" kerning ="yes" HTH J.Pietschmann