x11-xfs-utils provides a set of utility programs useful on a system that uses
an X font server.
The programs in this package include:
- fslsfonts, a tool that lists fonts served by an X font server;
- fstobdf, a tool which retrieves a font in BDF format from an X font server;
- showfont, a font dumper for use with an X font server;
- xfsinfo, an X font server information utility.
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showfont - font dumper for X font server
showfont [ -options ... ] -fn pattern
Showfont displays data about a font that matches the given
pattern. The information shown includes font information,
font properties, character metrics, and character bitmaps.