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Getting the Shape from the Outline of Text

    
import java.awt.Font;
import java.awt.Graphics;
import java.awt.Graphics2D;
import java.awt.Shape;
import java.awt.font.FontRenderContext;
import java.awt.font.TextLayout;

import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JPanel;

public class Main extends JPanel {

  public void paint(Graphics g) {
    Graphics2D g2d = (Graphics2D) g;
    g2d.draw(getTextShape(g2d, "asdf", new Font("", 1, 30)));
  }

  public Shape getTextShape(Graphics2D g2d, String str, Font font) {
    FontRenderContext frc = g2d.getFontRenderContext();
    TextLayout tl = new TextLayout(str, font, frc);
    return tl.getOutline(null);
  }

  public static void main(String[] args) {

    JFrame frame = new JFrame("Basic Shapes");
    frame.setDefaultCloseOperation(JFrame.EXIT_ON_CLOSE);
    frame.add(new Main());
    frame.setSize(350, 250);
    frame.setLocationRelativeTo(null);
    frame.setVisible(true);
  }
}

   
    
    
    
  










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