pcf2bdf - convert X11 font from PCF to BDF format

Distribution: Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository: Debian Main i386
Package name: pcf2bdf
Package version: 1.04
Package release: 4
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 64 B
Download size: 14.68 KB
Official Mirror: ftp.br.debian.org
Pcf2bdf is a font de-compiler. It converts an X11 font from Portable Compiled Format (PCF) to Bitmap Distribution Format (BDF). FONTBOUNDINGBOX in a BDF file is not used by bdftopcf, so pcf2bdf generates irresponsible values.



    Binary package: pcf2bdf_1.04-4_i386.deb
    Source package: pcf2bdf

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install pcf2bdf deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install pcf2bdf


    • /usr/bin/pcf2bdf
    • /usr/share/doc/pcf2bdf/buildinfo_i386.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/pcf2bdf/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/pcf2bdf/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/pcf2bdf.1.gz


    2012-06-17 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk> pcf2bdf (1.04-4) unstable; urgency=low * Add/update Homepage, watch file and source URLs: Upstream moved to github.com. * Update patch 1001: + Fix declare INSTALL commands, recommended by Make documentation. + Fix adjust manpage path. + Drop RM abstraction: Discouraged by Make documentation. * Set PREFIX and DESTDIR, and install using upstream Makefile target.

    2012-06-17 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk> pcf2bdf (1.04-3) unstable; urgency=low * Modernize CDBS usage: + Drop local snippets (all included upstream now). + Add README.source (and drop custom CDBS README. Closes: bug##673316. Thanks to Samuel Thibault. * Use source format 3.0 (quilt) (and stop including quilt snippet or explicitly build-depending on quilt-related packages). * Git-ignore quilt .pc subdir. * Rewrite copyright file using format 1.0. * Bump standards-version to 3.9.3. * Add Vcs-* hints: Packaging now maintained in Git at Alioth. * Extend patch 1001 to simplify Makefile using GNU extension. * Add patch 1002 to fix support gzipped source. Closes: bug#463927. Thanks to Colin Watson. * Add patch 1003 to fix avoid crash with large compressed metrics tables. Closes: bug#463928. Thanks to Colin Watson. * Update package relations: + Tighten build-dependency on cdbs, and build-depend on devscripts: Needed for modernized CDBS routines. + Relax build-depend unversioned on debhelper: Needed versions satisfied even in oldstable. * Depend on ${misc:Depends}.

    2007-04-22 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk> pcf2bdf (1.04-2) unstable; urgency=low * Update local cdbs snippets: + Replace auto-update.mk with (overload of) buildcore.mk. + Add upstream-tarball.mk adding get-orig-source rule and more. + Update buildinfo.mk: Fix touchfile to run only once. + Look also for "(c)" in copyright-check.mk, and avoid non-printable characters. + Check copyrights in prebuild (in clean it may choke on not yet cleaned stuff), and make sure it runs only once. + List non-binary files affected if discovering new copyrights. + Add README.cdbs-tweaks documenting the added tweaks. + Advertise README.cdbs-tweaks in debian/rules. * Fix watch file to use suffix tgz (not tar.gz).

    2006-07-16 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk> pcf2bdf (1.04-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release. Closes: bug#368309.