Installing TTF FONTS in Ubuntu 8.10
alfred.s at nexicom.net
Sat Mar 7 02:42:30 UTC 2009
Hi: After spending a few days looking and trying out suggestions from
various places on the Internet. An All User Install of TTF Fonts goes
Copy the Fonts that you have to /usr/share/fonts.
You do that this way: sudo su
cp -r *.TTF /usr/share/fonts/truetype/500fonts
sudo fc-cache -fv (## note the space after the word
after a few moments
It looks at all the fonts in the Font Cache and re-installs them. So if
you have a Windows Font CD of TTF Fonts, you can now use it in LINUX.
You can add the ones out of the list to the open office folder,
in /usr/share/fonts/truetype/openoffice, and they should appear in
Now just figuring out how to add the Bookmarks from 7.10 to 8.10
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