[futurebasic] Re: Another font question

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From: BMichael <BMichael@...>
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 1997 02:19:30 EST
>Why do some fonts have numbers?  And others do not?  I use the command
>GETFNUM (fontName$,fontNum)
>and supply the fontName$ and expect a font number in fontNum.  Sometimes
>it's there with one font and sometimes it's not for another font???
>What's happening?  Can anyone tell me?

If you get a "zero" in fontNum, the font you passed in fontName$ doesn't 
exist. Remember that the _suitcase_ name is not necessarily the _font_ 
name, and fonts will only "exist" if they are open and accessible to the 
system at the time you make the call...