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Updated: Wednesday, February 9, 2022

pango-view (1)


pango-view - "Pango text viewer"


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PANGO-VIEW(1)                    User Commands                   PANGO-VIEW(1)

       pango-view - "Pango text viewer"

              pango-view [OPTION?] - FILE

   Help Options:
       -h, --help
              Show help options

              Show all help options

              Options understood by the cairo backend

   Cairo backend options:
       --annotate=1, 2 or 3
              Annotate the output

   Application Options:
              No layout direction according to contents

              Pango backend to use for rendering (default: cairo)

              Set the background color

       -q, --no-display
              Do not display (just write to file or whatever)

              Set the resolution

              Text alignment

              Ellipsization mode

              Set the font description

              Set the text color

              Base gravity: glyph rotation

              Gravity hint

              Display the options in the output

              Height  in  points  (positive) or number of lines (negative) for

              Hinting style


              Hint metrics

              Subpixel positioning

              Subpixel order

              Width in points to indent paragraphs

              Spacing in points between lines

              Spread factor for line height

              Align paragraph lines to be justified

              Language to use for font selection

       --margin=CSS-style numbers in pixels
              Set the margin on the output in pixels

              Interpret text as Pango markup

       -o, --output=file
              Save rendered image to output file

              Use pixel units instead of points (sets dpi to 72)

       --rtl  Set base direction to right-to-left

              Angle at which to rotate results

       -n, --runs=integer
              Run Pango layout engine this many times

              Enable single-paragraph mode

       -t, --text=string
              Text to display (instead of a file)

              Show version numbers

              Create a waterfall display

       -w, --width=points
              Width in points to which to wrap lines or ellipsize

              Text wrapping mode (needs a width to be set)

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

       |Availability   | library/desktop/pango |
       |Stability      | Uncommitted           |

       Source code for open source software components in Oracle  Solaris  can
       be found at https://www.oracle.com/downloads/opensource/solaris-source-

       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source        was        downloaded         from          https://down-

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at http://www.pango.org/.

pango-view (pango) 1.48.10
                                 December 2021                   PANGO-VIEW(1)