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NAME fc-match - match available fonts

SYNOPSIS fc-match [ -svV? ] [ --sort ] [ --verbose ] [ --version ] [ --help ] [ font-pattern ]

DESCRIPTION fc-match matches font-pattern (empty pattern by default) using the nor- mal fontconfig matching rules to find the best font available. If --sort is given, the sorted list of best matching fonts is displayed. With --verbose, the whole font pattern for each match is printed, oth- erwise only the file, family and style are printed..

OPTIONS This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (-). A summary of options is included below.

-v --verbose Print whole font pattern for each match.

-? --help Show summary of options.

-V --version Show version of the program and exit.

-s --sort Displays sorted list of best matching fonts.

font-pattern Displays fonts matching font-pattern (uses empty pattern by default).

SEE ALSO fc-list (1).

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

AUTHOR This manual page was updated by Patrick Lam <plam@csail.mit.edu>.

16 January 2007 FC-MATCH(1)