fc-scan - scan font files or directories

fc-scan [ -Vh ] [ -f format | --format format ] [ --version ] [ --help ] file ...

fc-scan scans file(s) recursively and prints out font pattern for each face found.

This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below.
-f --format format
Format output according to the format specifier format.
-V --version
Show version of the program and exit.
-h --help
Show summary of options.
Scan file recursively for font faces.

fc-scan returns error code 0 if at least one font was found or 1 otherwise.

fc-query(1) FcFileScan(3) FcDirScan(3) FcPatternFormat(3) fc-cat(1) fc-cache(1) fc-list(1) fc-match(1) fc-pattern(1)

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

This manual page was updated by Behdad Esfahbod <behdad@behdad.org>.
28 June 2021