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FSTOBDF(1)		    General Commands Manual		    FSTOBDF(1)

NAME
       fstobdf - generate BDF font from	X font server

SYNOPSIS
       fstobdf [ -server servername ] -fn fontname

       fstobdf -version

DESCRIPTION
       The  fstobdf  program  reads a font from	a font server and prints a BDF
       file on the standard output that	may be	used  to  recreate  the	 font.
       This  is	 useful	in testing servers, debugging font metrics, and	repro-
       ducing lost BDF files.

OPTIONS
       -server servername
	       This option specifies the server	from which the font should  be
	       read.   servername  must	be specified in	one of the formats de-
	       fined in	the Font Server	Names section of X(7).	 If not	speci-
	       fied, the server	name in	the FONTSERVER environment variable is
	       used.

       -fn fontname
	       This option specifies the font for which	a BDF file  should  be
	       generated.

       -version
	       This  option  prints the	program	version	and then exits without
	       generating a BDF	file.

ENVIRONMENT
       FONTSERVER
	       The default server to use.  The server name must	 be  specified
	       in  one of the formats defined in the Font Server Names section
	       of X(7).

SEE ALSO
       xfs(1), bdftopcf(1), showfont(1), fslsfonts(1), X(7).

AUTHOR
       Olaf Brandt, Network Computing Devices
       Dave Lemke, Network Computing Devices

       Jim Fulton, MIT X Consortium

X Version 11			 fstobdf 1.0.6			    FSTOBDF(1)

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