FONTLINT(1) General Commands Manual FONTLINT(1)

fontlint - check a font

fontlint fontfile ...

The program fontlint loads a font (or more than one), which may be in any format fontforge(1) can read, and checks the font for certain common errors
* Intersecting contours
* Incorrectly oriented contours
* Extrema not marked by points
And for PostScript fonts:
* Too many points in a glyph
* Too many hints in a glyph
* Bad glyph name



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17 August 2007