On 03/02/08 10:25, Clemens Kirchgatterer wrote: > "Martin Prochnow" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > >>> Is it possible to change font data directly in code or do I have to >>> create my own true type font containing the icons? > > the best aproach IMHO would be an API in VDR that allows you to "nail" > custom glyphs into the glyph cache. though this could lead to problems > if multiple plugins overwrite the same codepoints in the cache. using a > custom font would work too but you would force every user of your > plugin to use that font. making a ttf font is no fun either. maybe > there should be some way to mix cOsd::Bitmap with normal text?
Messing with the fonts is not a good idea, IMHO. I'll see about a method to add icons to the menu items. However, this has veeery low priority ;-) Klaus _______________________________________________ vdr mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/vdr