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Liberation Fonts

Postby capricornus » Sun May 13, 2007 12:31 am

Red Hat published Liberation Fonts
https://www.redhat.com/promo/fonts/
What is the easy trick to install these in Mint Bianca/Cassandra?

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Postby zephyrus54 » Sun May 13, 2007 1:22 am

It seems that someone created a deb for this set of fonts:

http://blog.pcode.nl/2007/05/11/redhats-gift/

For general reference, to install ttf fonts you just need to place them in usr/share/fonts and then refresh your font cache which can be done by rebooting or with the following terminal command:

fc-cache -f -v

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Postby NiksaVel » Sun May 13, 2007 2:20 am

ahem... whats so special about this liberation fonts? :?
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Liberation Fonts

Postby capricornus » Sun May 13, 2007 5:36 am

They have the same look and exactly the same format as the Microsoft Original. In more complicated text-reformat, it could save you a lot of time... That's why, master.

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Postby NiksaVel » Sun May 13, 2007 7:20 am

ooooohhh.... :D
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