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        showfigfonts - prints a list of available figlet fonts


        showfigfonts [ -d directory ] [ word ]


        Prints  a  list  of available figlet fonts, along with a sample of each
        font.  If directory is given, lists fonts in that directory;  otherwise
        uses the default font directory.  If word is given, prints that word in
        each font; otherwise prints the font name.


        To use showfigfonts with its default settings, simply type
               example% showfigfonts
        To print all the fonts in /usr/share/fonts/figlet
               example% showfigfonts -d /usr/share/fonts/figlet
        To print the word foo using all available fonts
               example% showfigfonts foo


        showfigfonts was written by Glenn Chappell <ggc@uiuc.edu>
        This manual page was written by Jonathon Abbott for the Debian Project.


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