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xfsinfo (1)

Name

xfsinfo - X font server information utility

Synopsis

xfsinfo [-server servername]

Description

XFSINFO(1)                  General Commands Manual                 XFSINFO(1)



NAME
       xfsinfo - X font server information utility

SYNOPSIS
       xfsinfo [-server servername]

DESCRIPTION
       Xfsinfo is a utility for displaying information about an X font server.
       It is used to examine the capabilities of a server, the predefined val-
       ues  for  various  parameters used in communicating between clients and
       the server, and the font catalogues  and  alternate  servers  that  are
       available.

OPTIONS
       -server servername
              This  option specifies the X font server to contact.  servername
              must be specified in one of the  formats  defined  in  the  Font
              Server  Names  section  of  X(7).   If not specified, the server
              name in the FONTSERVER environment variable is used.

       -version
              This option prints the program version and exits.

HISTORY
       Xfsinfo was originally called fsinfo.  It was renamed to avoid a  clash
       with the fsinfo utility from the Berkeley automounter amd.

EXAMPLE
       The following shows a sample produced by xfsinfo.

       example% xfsinfo -server hansen:7100
       name of server:     hansen:7100
       version number:     1
       vendor string: Font Server Prototype
       vendor release number:   17
       maximum request size:    16384 longwords (65536 bytes)
       number of catalogues:    1
            all
       Number of alternate servers: 2
           #0    hansen:7101
           #1    hansen:7102
       number of extensions:    0


ENVIRONMENT
       FONTSERVER
               To  get the default fontserver.  The server name must be speci-
               fied in one of the formats defined in  the  Font  Server  Names
               section of X(7).


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


       +---------------+-----------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE |   ATTRIBUTE VALUE     |
       +---------------+-----------------------+
       |Availability   | x11/xfs/xfs-utilities |
       +---------------+-----------------------+
       |Stability      | Volatile              |
       +---------------+-----------------------+
SEE ALSO
       xfs(1), fslsfonts(1), X(7).

AUTHOR
       Dave Lemke, Network Computing Devices, Inc



NOTES
       This     software     was    built    from    source    available    at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.   The  original   community
       source   was   downloaded  from   ['https://www.x.org/releases/individ-
       ual/app/fstobdf-1.0.6.tar.bz2',    'https://www.x.org/releases/individ-
       ual/app/fslsfonts-1.0.5.tar.bz2',  'https://www.x.org/releases/individ-
       ual/app/showfont-1.0.5.tar.bz2',   'https://www.x.org/releases/individ-
       ual/app/xfsinfo-1.0.5.tar.bz2']

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



X Version 11                     xfsinfo 1.0.5                      XFSINFO(1)