fonttosfnt – Wrap a bitmap font in a sfnt (TrueType) wrapper

UNIX Command

$pwd
/usr/share/fonts/X11/75dpi
$fonttosfnt -o helvO12.ttf helvO12-ISO8859-1.pcf
Couldn't select character map: 6.
$ls helvO12
helvO12-ISO8859-1.pcf  helvO12.pcf.gz
$gunzip helvO12.pcf.gz
$fonttosfnt -o helvO12.ttf helvO12.pcf
$ls helvO12.ttf
helvO12.ttf
$file  helvO12.ttf
helvO12.ttf: TrueType font data
$

UNIX Explanation

 Wrap a bitmap font or a set of bitmap fonts in a sfnt (TrueType or
 OpenType) wrapper.

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