Core font related data structures

class fontio.BuiltinFont

A font built into CircuitPython

bitmap :displayio.Bitmap

Bitmap containing all font glyphs starting with ASCII and followed by unicode. Use get_glyph in most cases. This is useful for use with displayio.TileGrid and terminalio.Terminal.


Returns the maximum bounds of all glyphs in the font in a tuple of two values: width, height.

get_glyph(self, codepoint: int)

Returns a fontio.Glyph for the given codepoint or None if no glyph is available.

class fontio.Glyph(bitmap: displayio.Bitmap, tile_index: int, width: int, height: int, dx: int, dy: int, shift_x: int, shift_y: int)

Storage of glyph info