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[REBOL] Re: Apache

From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 25-May-2001 15:06

Holger Kruse wrote:
> True, but there is no good way around this. The problem is not just lack of > X libraries. In order to render text you would also need access to an X > server, i.e. a workstation with an X server running, configured to allow > X access from the web server.
PHP actually has access to some font rendering engines. I don't recall the details, but one of my friends wrote some code to generate text from PHP: We are using it to generate the menu on the left: The server is a Sun workstation with Solaris; it HAS X running, but I'm quite sure it would work without it too. Regards, Gabriele. -- Gabriele Santilli <[giesse--writeme--com]> - Amigan - REBOL programmer Amiga Group Italia sez. L'Aquila --