fc-scan Man page

FC-SCAN(1) FC-SCAN(1)

NAME

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 other‐
wise.

SEE ALSO

fc-query FcFileScan(3) FcDirScan(3) FcPatternFormat(3) fc-cat fc-
cache(1) 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 .

Jan 15, 2009 FC-SCAN(1)