Defined in File Ifc4.h
IfcTextLiteralWithExtent: public Ifc4::IfcTextLiteral¶
The text literal with extent is a text literal with the additional explicit information of the planar extent (or surrounding text box). An alignment attribute defines, how the text box is aligned to the placement and how it may expand.
NOTE The IfcTextLiteralWithExtent is an entity that had been adopted from ISO 10303, Industrial automation systems and integration—Product data representation and exchange, Part 46: Integrated generic resources: Visual presentation.
NOTE Corresponding ISO 10303 name: text_literal_with_extent. Please refer to ISO/IS 10303-46:1994 for the final definition of the formal standard.
HISTORY New entity in IFC2x2.
IFC2x3 CHANGE The IfcTextLiteralWithExtent has been changed by adding BoxAlignment.
The alignment of the text literal relative to its position.