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fc-list (1)

Name

fc-list - list available fonts

Synopsis

fc-list  [ -vVh ]  [ --verbose ]  [  [ -f format ]  [ --format format ]
]  [  [ -q ]  [ --quiet ]  ]  [ --version ]  [ --help ]

[ pattern  [ element... ]   ]

Description

FC-LIST(1)                                                          FC-LIST(1)



NAME
       fc-list - list available fonts

SYNOPSIS
       fc-list  [ -vVh ]  [ --verbose ]  [  [ -f format ]  [ --format format ]
       ]  [  [ -q ]  [ --quiet ]  ]  [ --version ]  [ --help ]

        [ pattern  [ element... ]   ]

DESCRIPTION
       fc-list lists fonts and styles available on the system for applications
       using  fontconfig.   If  any  elements  are  specified,  only those are
       printed.  Otherwise family and style are printed, unless verbose output
       is requested.

OPTIONS
       This  program  follows  the  usual  GNU  command line syntax, with long
       options starting with  two  dashes  (`-').  A  summary  of  options  is
       included below.

       -v     Print  verbose  output of the whole font pattern for each match,
              or elements if any is provided.

       -f     Format output according to the format specifier format.

       -q     Suppress all normal output. returns 1 as the error  code  if  no
              fonts matched.

       -V     Show version of the program and exit.

       -h     Show summary of options.

       pattern
              If  this  argument  is set, only fonts matching pattern are dis-
              played.

       element
              If set, the element property is displayed for matching fonts.

EXAMPLES
       fc-list
              Lists all font faces.

       fc-list :lang=hi
              Lists font faces that cover Hindi.

       fc-list : family style file spacing
              Lists the filename and spacing value for each font  face.  ``:''
              is an empty pattern that matches all fonts.


ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+---------------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE |     ATTRIBUTE VALUE       |
       +---------------+---------------------------+
       |Availability   | system/library/fontconfig |
       +---------------+---------------------------+
       |Stability      | Volatile                  |
       +---------------+---------------------------+
SEE ALSO
       fc-match(1)  FcFontList(3) FcPatternFormat(3) fc-cat(1) fc-cache(1) fc-
       pattern(1) fc-query(1) fc-scan(1)

       The fontconfig user's guide, in  HTML  format:  /usr/share/doc/fontcon-
       fig/fontconfig-user.html.

AUTHOR
       This  manual  page was written by Keith Packard <keithp@keithp.com> and
       Josselin Mouette <joss@debian.org>.



NOTES
       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source  was  downloaded  from   https://fontconfig.org/release/fontcon-
       fig-2.12.1.tar.bz2

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at https://fontconfig.org/.



                                 Aug 13, 2008                       FC-LIST(1)