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fontlint - check a font

FONTLINT(1) General Commands Manual FONTLINT(1)

NAME

fontlint - check a font

SYNOPSIS

fontlint fontfile ...

DESCRIPTION

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
 

OPTIONS

None.

SEE ALSO

fontforge(1)
The HTML version of the fontforge manual at:
 
http://fontforge.sourceforge.net/

AUTHOR

Copyright (C) 2007 by George Williams (gww@silcom.com).
17 August 2007 Debian Sid