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What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by rado84 » Wed May 09, 2018 12:57 pm

I suppose everyone has different taste, hence everyone use different fonts in Linux. Show me yours. :)
Mine is Noto Sans - this seems to be the only font close enough to Calibri.
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Re: What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by jimallyn » Wed May 09, 2018 1:47 pm

I don't know, whatever the default is, I suppose. Probably Liberation something.
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Re: What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by Flemur » Wed May 09, 2018 1:53 pm

"Arial", "Liberation sans" or "FreeSans", all bold, for GUIs.
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Re: What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by KBD47 » Wed May 09, 2018 1:56 pm

On Firefox browser I like the Deja Vu fonts. For word processing I use the MS fonts Times & Arial. I think my system fonts are all Sans.
Like Flemur I use bold GUI fonts. Called getting old I guess :)

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Re: What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by absque fenestris » Wed May 09, 2018 2:07 pm

I'm a great aficionado of Mrs. Carol Twombly's fonts. In addition to the fruit system, these fonts are installed on all available devices - from smartphone and tablet to the Linux notebook...
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Re: What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by rado84 » Thu May 10, 2018 12:58 am

Flemur wrote:
Wed May 09, 2018 1:53 pm
"Arial", "Liberation sans" or "FreeSans", all bold, for GUIs.
I like bold too but on Linux Arial Bold doesn't always look good and sometimes it becomes unreadable, no matter what size I set.
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Re: What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by BenTrabetere » Thu May 10, 2018 3:05 am

I use Noto Sans Bold for GUI and system fonts. For word processing I primarily use URW Palladio (serif), but I sometimes use URW Gothic (sans serif). Spreadsheets are almost always URW Gothic, but I sometimes use URW Bookman (serif).

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Re: What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by lsemmens » Thu May 10, 2018 9:17 am

Liberation Mono. Mainly because I keep my chord charts for guitar in a Writer document and a monospaced font ensures the changes remain in the same location.
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Re: What's your favorite font to use in Linux?

Post by Portreve » Thu May 10, 2018 3:28 pm

I don't use fonts.



Ok, yes I do.

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