Install Fonts in Fedora

24 Feb

1. Log in as root or use su at command line
$ su
2. Go to the font storage directory:
# cd /usr/share/fonts
3. Create a subdirectory for the Arial fonts:
# mkdir arial
4. Copy the Arial fonts into this directory from font sites or windows FONTS folder.
5. Make the font files accessible systemwide:
# chmod 0775 -R arial
6. Run fc-cache to cache the arial fonts on system:
# fc-cache arial

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Posted by on February 24, 2010 in CentOS, Fedora, Linux, Open Source, Tips, Tricks


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