SHOWFONT(1) UNIX Programmer's Manual SHOWFONT(1)
showfont - font dumper for X font server
showfont [ -options ... ] -fn pattern
Showfont displays data about a font that matches the given pattern. The information shown includes font information, font properties, character metrics, and character bitmaps. The wildcard character "*" can be used to match any sequence of characters (including none) in the font name, and "?" can be used to match any single character. The "*" and "?" char- acters must be quoted to prevent them from being expanded by the shell. If no pattern is given, "*" is assumed.
-server host:port The X font server to contact. -fn name The font to display. -lsb The bit order of the font should be requested as LSBFirst (least significant bit first). -msb The bit order of the font should be requested as MSBFirst (most significant bit first). -LSB The byte order of the font should be requested as LSBFirst (least significant byte first). -MSB The byte order of the font should be requested as MSBFirst (most significant byte first). -ext[ents_only] Only the character extents should be displayed, but not the bitmaps. -start char The start of the range of the characters to display (char is a number). -end char The end of the range of the characters to display (char is a number). -unit n The scanline unit of the font (8, 16, 32, or 64). -pad n The scanpad unit of the font (8, 16, 32, or 64). XFree86 Version 4.5.0 1 SHOWFONT(1) UNIX Programmer's Manual SHOWFONT(1) -b[itmap_pad] n The bitmap padding unit of the font (0, 1, or 2, where 0 is ImageRectMin, 1 is ImageRectMaxWidth and 2 is ImageRectMax). -noprops Do not show the font properties.
xfs(1), fslsfonts(1), xlsfonts(1)
FONTSERVER the default X font server to contact.
Copyright 1991, Network Computing Devices, Inc. See X(1) for a full statement of rights and permissions.
Dave Lemke, Network Computing Devices, Inc. XFree86 Version 4.5.0 2
Generated on 2016-04-09 18:24:16 by $MirOS: src/scripts/roff2htm,v 1.83 2016/03/26 23:38:28 tg Exp $
These manual pages and other documentation are copyrighted by their respective writers;
their source is available at our CVSweb,
AnonCVS, and other mirrors. The rest is Copyright © 2002–2016 The MirOS Project, Germany.
This product includes material provided by mirabilos.
This manual page’s HTML representation is supposed to be valid XHTML/1.1; if not, please send a bug report – diffs preferred.