Write text in large stylized characters using a variety of terminal friendly fonts.
TTY::Font provides independent terminal font rendering component for TTY toolkit.
Add this line to your application's Gemfile:
And then execute:
Or install it yourself as:
$ gem install tty-font
Initialize font out of available fonts:
font = TTY::Font.new(:doom)
and then print text out to console:
puts font.write("DOOM") # => # ______ _____ _____ ___ ___ # | _ \| _ || _ || \/ | # | | | || | | || | | || . . | # | | | || | | || | | || |\/| | # | |/ / \ \_/ /\ \_/ /| | | | # |___/ \___/ \___/ \_| |_/ #
To adjust the spacing between all the letters in a piece of text use
puts font.write("DOOM", letter_spacing: 4) # => # ______ _____ _____ ___ ___ # | _ \ | _ | | _ | | \/ | # | | | | | | | | | | | | | . . | # | | | | | | | | | | | | | |\/| | # | |/ / \ \_/ / \ \_/ / | | | | # |___/ \___/ \___/ \_| |_/
If you wish to print text in color use pastel:
pastel = Pastel.new puts pastel.yellow(font.write("DOOM"))
The list of the available fonts: (select link to see font face)
After checking out the repo, run
bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run
rake spec to run the tests. You can also run
bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.
To install this gem onto your local machine, run
bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in
version.rb, and then run
bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the
.gem file to rubygems.org.
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/piotrmurach/tty-font. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.
The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.
Code of Conduct
Everyone interacting in the TTY::Font project’s codebases, issue trackers, chat rooms and mailing lists is expected to follow the code of conduct.
Copyright (c) 2017 Piotr Murach. See LICENSE for further details.