Font Administrator User's Guide

Listing Fonts (sdtfontls)

This utility lists fonts in a directory.

sdtfontls Command Syntax

/usr/dt/bin/sdtfontls [-x][dir]



Lists fonts by their X Logical Font Descriptor or XLFD name. Bitmap (PCF) and Type 1 fonts are listed by their XLFD names. Font types that have no XLFD name and are only accessible through Display Postscript, such as Type 3 and Type 0, are not listed.


Specifies the directory to list fonts from. If no directory is specified, the default is the current directory.