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showfigfonts - Man Page

prints a list of available figlet fonts

Examples (TL;DR)


showfigfonts [ -d directory ] [ word ]


Prints a list of available figlet fonts, along with a sample of each font.  If directory is given, lists fonts in that directory; otherwise uses the default font directory.  If word is given, prints that word in each font; otherwise prints the font name.


To use showfigfonts with its default settings, simply type

example% showfigfonts

To print all the fonts in /usr/share/fonts/figlet

example% showfigfonts -d /usr/share/fonts/figlet

To print the word foo using all available fonts

example% showfigfonts foo


showfigfonts was written by Glenn Chappell <ggc@uiuc.edu>

This manual page was written by Jonathon Abbott for the Debian Project.

See Also

figlet(6), chkfont(6), figlist(6)

Referenced By

chkfont(6), figlet(6), figlist(6).

31 May 2012 v2.2.5