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From: hput <>
Subject: Re: OT Read font notations like: -bitstream-terminal-bold-[...]-100-c-110-iso8859-1
Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2022 13:23:34 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87v8yagvkp.fsf@local.lan> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Russ Allbery <> writes:

>> I hoped someone here can steer me to URL or such that explains it in
>> detail.
> This is an X Logical Font Description, which is the old-style font
> specification mechanism for X Windows.  (It's slowly being supplanted by
> newer font mechanisms such as fontconfig, but still shows up in a lot of
> places.)
> There's a fairly good breakdown of the elements here:

Exactly what I was looking for ... thank you sir.

      reply	other threads:[~2022-01-23 18:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-01-23 17:52 hput
2022-01-23 17:59 ` Russ Allbery
2022-01-23 18:23   ` hput [this message]

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