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ots-sanitize - Man Page

font validator and transcoder




ots-sanitize is a program which validates and/or transcodes a font file using the OTS library.

The OpenType Sanitizer (OTS) parses and serializes OpenType files (OTF, TTF) and WOFF and WOFF2 font files, validating them and sanitizing them as it goes.


do not display information or error messages


output version information and exit


Sanitize a sample and save it to another file:

$ ots-sanitize sample.otf transcoded_sample.otf
File sanitized successfully!

Try to sanitize a malformed file:

$ ots-sanitize malformed.ttf
WARNING: bad range shift
ERROR at src/ots.cc:670 (ProcessGeneric)
Failed to sanitize file!

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to Ā <https://github.com/khaledhosny/ots/issues>

See Also

ots-idempotent(1), ots-perf(1), ots-side-by-side(1), ots-validator-checker(1)

Referenced By

ots-idempotent(1), ots-perf(1), ots-side-by-side(1), ots-validator-checker(1).

November 2020 OpenType Sanitizer