the parameters of the Advanced Scrolling Text Applet
fonts are defined by three components separated by a
, (comma) character,
Face - Specifies the Type face
Font Style - Specifies the style ( plain, bold or
Font Size - Specifies the size in pixels.
The font faces available can vary from machine to
machine however the following values are almost always
note the type face names are case sensitive, i.e.. courier
is not the same as Courier.
The font style can be plain, bold, italic or Bold
and Italic which are represented as follows,
bold - B
italic - I
bold and italic - BI
Font sizes are represented by integer numbers relating
to the point size. Generally the size can range from
6 to 44.
12 point Courier, plain would be represented by
10 point Helvetica, italic would be represented by "Helvetica,I,10"
12 point TimesRoman, bold would be represented by "TimesRoman,B,12"
14 point Sansserif, bold and italic would be represented
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