ftCLI is a command line interface built with click to edit fonts using FontTools.
Python 3.7 or later is required to install ftCLI.
This is free and open source software.
Provides the commands:
- assistant – a set of tools to correctly compile the name table and set proper values for
usWeightClass, usWidthClass, bold, italic and oblique bits.
- metrics – vertical metrics tools: align, copy, and set-linegap.
- names – a set of command line tools to manipulate `name` table entries.
- os2 – command line OS/2 table editor.
- print – prints various font information.
- utils – miscellaneous utilities such as drop hinting from all glyphs, rename fonr fales, extract .ttc fonts to otf/ttf fonts.
- webfonts – web fonts related tools:
- compress – converts OpenType fonts to WOFF/WOFF2 format.
- decompress – converts WOFF/WOFF2 files to OpenType format.
- makecss – parses all WOFF and WOFF2 files in INPUT_PATH and creates a CSS stylesheet to use them on web pages.
License: MIT License
ftCLI is written in Python. Learn Python with our recommended free books and free tutorials.
Return to Font Editors Home Page
|The largest compilation of the best free and open source software in the universe. Each article is supplied with a legendary ratings chart helping you to make informed decisions.|
|Hundreds of in-depth reviews offering our unbiased and expert opinion on software. We offer helpful and impartial information.|
|Replace proprietary software with open source alternatives: Google, Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, IBM, Autodesk, Oracle, Atlassian, Corel, Cisco, Intuit, and SAS.|
|Machine Learning explores practical applications of machine learning and deep learning from a Linux perspective. This is a new series.|
|New to Linux? Read our Linux for Starters series. We start right at the basics and teach you everything you need to know to get started with Linux.|
|Alternatives to popular CLI tools showcases essential tools that are modern replacements for core Linux utilities.|
|Essential Linux system tools focuses on small, indispensable utilities, useful for system administrators as well as regular users.|
|Linux utilities to maximise your productivity. Small, indispensable tools, useful for anyone running a Linux machine.|
|Surveys popular streaming services from a Linux perspective: Amazon Music Unlimited, Myuzi, Spotify, Deezer, Tidal.|
|Saving Money with Linux looks at how you can reduce your energy bills running Linux.|
|Home computers became commonplace in the 1980s. Emulate home computers including the Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, ZX81, Amstrad CPC, and ZX Spectrum.|
|Now and Then examines how promising open source software fared over the years. It can be a bumpy ride.|
|Linux at Home looks at a range of home activities where Linux can play its part, making the most of our time at home, keeping active and engaged.|
|Linux Candy reveals the lighter side of Linux. Have some fun and escape from the daily drudgery.|
|Getting Started with Docker helps you master Docker, a set of platform as a service products that delivers software in packages called containers.|
|Best Free Android Apps. We showcase free Android apps that are definitely worth downloading. There's a strict eligibility criteria for inclusion in this series.|
|These best free books accelerate your learning of every programming language. Learn a new language today!|
|These free tutorials offer the perfect tonic to our free programming books series.|
|Linux Around The World showcases usergroups that are relevant to Linux enthusiasts.|
|Stars and Stripes is an occasional series looking at the impact of Linux in the USA.|