FSLSFONTS(1) MachTen Programmer’s Manual FSLSFONTS(1)

fslsfonts - list fonts served by X font server

fslsfonts [-options ...] [-fn pattern]

Fslsfonts lists the fonts that match the given pattern.
The wildcard character "*" may be used to match any
sequence of characters (including none), and "?" to match
any single character. If no pattern is given, "*" is

The "*" and "?" characters must be quoted to prevent them
from being expanded by the shell.

-server host:port
This option specifies the X font server to con-

-l Lists some attributes of the font on one line in
addition to its name.

-ll Lists font properties in addition to -l output.

-lll Supported for compatibility with xlsfonts, but
output is the same as for -ll.

-m This option indicates that long listings should
also print the minimum and maximum bounds of each

-C This option indicates that listings should use
multiple columns. This is the same as -n 0.

-1 This option indicates that listings should use a
single column. This is the same as -n 1.

-w width
This option specifies the width in characters that
should be used in figuring out how many columns to
print. The default is 79.

-n columns
This option specifies the number of columns to use
in displaying the output. The default is 0, which
will attempt to fit as many columns of font names
into the number of character specified by -w

-u This option indicates that the output should be
left unsorted.

xfs(1), showfont(1), xlsfonts(1)

to get the default host and port to use.

Doing ‘‘fslsfonts -l’’ can tie up your server for a very
long time. This is really a bug with single-threaded non-
preemptable servers, not with this program.

Dave Lemke, Network Computing Devices, Inc

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