Special Format Characters

The Magick::Image methods annotate, draw, label, and the template function montageImages support special format characters contained in the argument text. These format characters work similar to C's printf. Whenever a format character appears in the text, it is replaced with the equivalent attribute text. The available format characters are shown in the following table:

Format Characters
Format Character Description
%b file size
%d directory
%e filename extension
%f filename
%h height
%m magick (e.g GIF)
%p page number
%s scene number
%t top of filename
%w width
%x x resolution
%y y resolution
n newline
r carriage return

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