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grub2-mkfont - Man Page

make GRUB font files


grub-mkfont [OPTION...] [OPTIONS] FONT_FILES


Convert common font file formats into PF2

-a,  --force-autohint

force autohint

-b,  --bold

convert to bold font

-c,  --asce=NUM

set font ascent

-d,  --desc=NUM

set font descent

-i,  --index=NUM

select face index


ignore bitmap strikes when loading


disable hinting

-n,  --name=NAME

set font family name

-o,  --output=FILE

save output in FILE [required]

-r,  --range=FROM-TO[,FROM-TO]

set font range

-s,  --size=SIZE

set font size

-v,  --verbose

print verbose messages.

-?,  --help

give this help list


give a short usage message

-V,  --version

print program version

Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to <bug-grub@gnu.org>.

See Also


The full documentation for grub-mkfont is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and grub-mkfont programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info grub-mkfont

should give you access to the complete manual.


July 2024 GRUB 2.06