GRUB-MKFONT

Section: C Library Functions (3)
Updated: Wed Feb 26 2014
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NAME

grub-mkfont --- Convert common font file formats into the PF2 format.

 

SYNOPSIS

grub-mkfont [--ascii-bitmaps] [-a | --force-autohint]
[-b | --bold] [-c | --asce=NUM] [-d | --desc=NUM]
[-i | --index=NUM] [-n | --name=NAME] [--no-bitmap]
[--no-hinting] <-o | --output=FILE>
[-r | --range=FROM-TO[,FROM-TO]] [-s | --size=SIZE]
[-v | --verbose] [--width-spec] FONT_FILES

 

DESCRIPTION

grub-mkfont converts font files from common formats into the PF2 format used by GRUB.

 

OPTIONS

--ascii-bitmaps
Save only bitmaps for ASCII characters.

--force-autohint
Force generation of automatic hinting.

--bold
Convert font to bold.

--asce=NUM
Set font ascent to NUM.

--desc=NUM
Set font descent to NUM.

--index=NUM
Select face index NUM.

--name=NAME
Set font family to NAME.

--no-bitmap
Ignore bitmap strikes when loading.

--no-hinting
Disable hinting.

--output=FILE
Save ouptut to FILE. This argument is required.

--range=FROM-TO,FROM-TO
Set the font ranges to each pair of FROM,TO.

--size=SIZE
Set font size to SIZE.

--verbose
Print verbose messages.

--width-spec
Create a width summary file.

FONT_FILES
The input files to be converted.

 

SEE ALSO

info grub


 

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