Declaration [src]

pango_font_deserialize (
  PangoContext* context,
  GBytes* bytes,
  GError** error

Description [src]

Loads data previously created via pango_font_serialize().

For a discussion of the supported format, see that function.

Note: to verify that the returned font is identical to the one that was serialized, you can compare bytes to the result of serializing the font again.

Available since:1.50



Type: PangoContext

A PangoContext

The data is owned by the caller of the function.

Type: GBytes

The bytes containing the data.

The data is owned by the caller of the function.

Type: GError **

The return location for an error.

The argument can be NULL.
The argument will be set to NULL by the function if there are no errors.
In case of error, the argument will be set and the caller will take ownership of the data, and be responsible for freeing it.

Return value

Type: PangoFont

A new PangoFont

The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
The return value can be NULL.