Now with support for installed fonts (currently Windows only):
sys "Font Name" [FONT_STYLE_MODIFIER...]
bold | italic
where "Font Name" is the official name of a font (e.g. "Times New
Roman") installed on the system. By default, the "regular" variant of
the font will be selected; specifying `bold`, `italic` or both will
instead select the bold, italic or bold-italic variant, respectively.
Note that `bold` and `italic` only work as expected if there are actual
dedicated bold/italic font faces installed. POV-Ray will currently /not/
synthesize faux bold or faux italic outlines from the regular font face.
Also, `bold` and `italic` are limited to this new variant of the syntax,
and are /not/ allowed with the classic `ttf` (or `internal`) syntax variant.
At present, the mechanism may produce surprising results if an exact
match for the font name is not found.
As indicated above, the mechanism is currently only fully implemented
for the Windows platform. The syntax /per se/ is accepted on other
platforms as well, but no fonts will be found, leading to a parse error
or, at this point, probably even a crash.
If anyone wants to pick up the glove of implementing the corresponding
functionality for Unix, have a look at `platform/unix/osfontresolver.cpp`.
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