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UNIFONT-VIEWER(1) General Commands Manual UNIFONT-VIEWER(1)


unifont-viewer - View a .hex font file with a graphical user interface


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unifont-viewer reads a GNU Unifont .hex file and displays glyphs in blocks of 16 by 16, 256 glyphs per screen with a graphical user interface. The .hex file is selected by opening it with the File > Open menu item or by typing Control-O. After loading a file, a list of "pages" of 256 glyphs will appear in the left-hand column of the window. The first such page of glyphs in the file will appear in the main window.

unifont-viewer supports glyph heights of 16, 24, and 32 pixels. The height of a .hex font file is selected under the File menu. The default selection is Glyph Height 16.

Exit unifont-viewer by selecting File > Exit or by typing Control-X.


*.hex GNU Unifont font files


bdfimplode(1), hex2bdf(1), hex2otf(1), hex2sfd(1), hexbraille(1), hexdraw(1), hexkinya(1), hexmerge(1), johab2ucs2(1), unibdf2hex(1), unibmp2hex(1), unibmpbump(1), unicoverage(1), unidup(1), unifont(5), unifont1per(1), unifontchojung(1), unifontksx(1), unifontpic(1), unigencircles(1), unigenwidth(1), unihex2bmp(1), unihex2png(1), unihexfill(1), unihexgen(1), unihexrotate(1), unipagecount(1), unipng2hex(1)


unifont-viewer was written by Andrew Miller.


unifont-viewer is Copyright © 2014 Andrew Miller.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.


No known bugs exist.

2014 Jun 01