langpacks and fonts

Jeff Waugh jeff.waugh at
Tue Jan 18 07:11:09 CST 2005

<quote who="Mattias Eriksson">

> While I like to see all the characters when I accidentally opens a Chinese
> webpage or document, I think it is bad to have all those useless (for me)
> fonts in the font selector in OpenOffice.

This is a slightly different problem, and one we should address. None of
these fonts need to be listed at all, they just need to be available on the
system for fontconfig to choose them. Perhaps fontconfig has a hide setting
that we can use.

Could you please file a bug on this?


- Jeff

-- 2005: Canberra, Australia      
         "Stick to your guns and get it right." - Havoc Pennington

More information about the ubuntu-devel mailing list