List fonts used by an SVG file

grep 'font-family:[^;]*' <input file.svg> | sed 's/.*font-family:\([^;]*\).*/\1/g' | sort | uniq
List all fonts used by an SVG file. Useful to find out which fonts you need to have installed in order to open/edit an SVG file appropriately.
Sample Output
Caviar Dreams
Chubby Cheeks

By: caiosba
2014-11-03 20:38:08

What Others Think

I don't have much use for svg, myself, but I like a command-line challenge. grep followed by sed, let's combine them sed -n 's/XXX/YYY/p' sed -n (don't print) sed 's/XXX/YYY/' -- replace XXX with YYY sed p -- print matching lines. Then I'd combine sort and uniq. sed -n "s/.*font-family:'*\([^;\"'>]\+\).*/\1/p" <FILE.SVG> | sort -u I've also adjusted the search/replace to strip quote marks and cope with font-family being the last data item (ending with '>'). All this to save 21 bytes :-) Also, I found a good file on which to test the command. A font demo file:
flatcap · 345 weeks and 5 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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