Simplified Chinese Solaris User's Guide

How to Install and Check the Edited Font

  1. Compress the .pcf font file and move it to your font directory.

    system% compress myfont14.pcf
  2. Run the following commands in your font directory.

    The .bdf file should not be in the font directory.

    system% cat >> fonts.alias
    system% mkfontdir
    system% xset +fp `pwd`
  3. Use a command line such as the following to view your font.

    system% xfd -fn Myfont-Medium14

All Simplified Chinese fonts have XLFD font names. You can use the xlsfonts utility to display the font names.

system% xlsfonts | grep gb2312