systemfonts: System Native Font Finding

Provides system native access to the font catalogue. As font handling varies between systems it is difficult to correctly locate installed fonts across different operating systems. The 'systemfonts' package provides bindings to the native libraries on Windows, macOS and Linux for finding font files that can then be used further by e.g. graphic devices. The main use is intended to be from compiled code but 'systemfonts' also provides access from R.

Version: 1.1.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.0)
Imports: lifecycle
LinkingTo: cpp11 (≥ 0.2.1)
Suggests: covr, knitr, rmarkdown, testthat (≥ 2.1.0), tools
Published: 2024-05-15
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.systemfonts
Author: Thomas Lin Pedersen ORCID iD [aut, cre], Jeroen Ooms ORCID iD [aut], Devon Govett [aut] (Author of font-manager), Posit, PBC [cph, fnd]
Maintainer: Thomas Lin Pedersen <thomas.pedersen at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: fontconfig, freetype2
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: systemfonts results


Reference manual: systemfonts.pdf
Vignettes: systemfonts C interface


Package source: systemfonts_1.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): systemfonts_1.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): systemfonts_1.1.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): systemfonts_1.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): systemfonts_1.1.0.tgz
Old sources: systemfonts archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: gdtools, geomtextpath, ggforce, ggiraph, glossr, marquee, ragg, stevethemes, svglite, textshaping, unhcrthemes, unigd, VOSONDash, washi
Reverse linking to: ggiraph, ragg, svglite, textshaping, unigd
Reverse suggests: camcorder, crosstable, FORTLS, kanjistat, marginaleffects, OlinkAnalyze, piecepackr, thematic


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