fc-scan man page

fc-scan — scan font files or directories

Synopsis

fc-scan [ -Vbh ]

[ [ -b ] [ --ignore-blanks ] ] [ [ -f format ] [ --format format ] ] [ --version ] [ --help ] file...

Description

fc-scan scans file(s) recursively and prints out font pattern for each face found.

Options

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

-b
Ignore blanks to compute languages
-f
Format output according to the format specifier format.
-V
Show version of the program and exit.
-h
Show summary of options.
file
Scan file recursively for font faces.

Return Codes

fc-scan returns error code 0 if at least one font was found or 1 otherwise.

See Also

fc-query(1) FcFileScan(3) FcDirScan(3) FcPatternFormat(3) fc-cat(1) fc-cache(1) fc-list(1) fc-match(1) fc-pattern(1)

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

Author

This manual page was updated by Behdad Esfahbod <behdad@behdad.org>.

Referenced By

fc-cache(1), fc-cat(1), fc-list(1), fc-match(1), fc-pattern(1), fc-query(1).

Jan 15, 2009