fc-query Man page

FC-QUERY(1) FC-QUERY(1)

NAME

fc-query – query font files

SYNOPSIS

fc-query [ -Vh ]

[ [ -b ] [ –ignore-blanks ] ] [ [ -i index ] [ –index index ] ] [ [ -f format ] [ –format format ] ] [ –version ] [ –help ] font-file…

DESCRIPTION

fc-query queries font-file(s) using the normal fontconfig rules and
prints out font pattern for each face found. If –index is given, only
one face of each file is queried, otherwise all faces are queried.

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

-i Only query face indexed index of each file.

-f Format output according to the format specifier format.

-V Show version of the program and exit.

-h Show summary of options.

font-file
Query font-file for font faces.

RETURN CODES
fc-query returns error code 0 for successful parsing, or 1 if any
errors occured or if at least one font face could not be opened.

SEE ALSO

fc-scan FcFreeTypeQuery(3) FcPatternFormat(3) fc-cat fc-cache
fc-list fc-match fc-pattern

The fontconfig user’s guide, in HTML format: /usr/share/doc/fontcon‐
fig/fontconfig-user.html.

AUTHOR

This manual page was updated by Behdad Esfahbod .

Aug 13, 2008 FC-QUERY(1)