[ubuntu-uk] Where does Ubuntu Dapper store its fonts?

Ralph Corderoy ralph at inputplus.co.uk
Sun Sep 17 16:28:15 BST 2006

Hi Llywelyn,

> I'm trying to locate the directory where Dapper stores it's fonts.
> Specifically, where I can get my hand on the Dingbat font so that I
> can copy it to another installation. I'm getting very frustrated with
> this seemingly simple task. At least Windows keeps everything in the
> same directory.  Answers to this question on the web point me to
> .fonts in my home directory but that is empty since I have not
> installed any additional fonts. I think it must must be state secret.

I don't know the answer, but you may find `dpkg -S dingbats' output
helpful.  It will list each package and the file in it that matched the
searched.  Perhaps you've one of these packages missing on  the second



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