[NTG-context] How to rotate a single character on a line?

Hans Hagen ntg-context@ntg.nl
Wed, 24 Mar 2004 10:19:51 +0100

At 16:22 23/03/2004, you wrote:
>Hi all.
>I want to use some arrows of the ZapfDingbats fonts. Most of the arrows 
>included in this font are directed from left to right. I tried to use 
>\rotate to produce arrows directed to different directions. Yet, rotate 
>produces new lines.
>\definefont[Zapf][ZapfDingbats at 24pt]
>\rotate[rotation=180]{\Zapf\char234} {\Zapf\char234}
>The example is intended to produce an arrow directed to the left followed 
>by an arrow directed to the right. The result however is an arrow directed 
>to the left followed by a new line with an arrow directed to the right.
><- ->
>Does someone know how the new line can be suppressed?