Is There A Font Installer For Ubuntu?

Graham Todd grahamtodd2 at
Thu Apr 23 11:14:00 UTC 2009

On Wed, 22 Apr 2009 16:48:17 -0700
NoOp <glgxg at> wrote:

> Note: fontmatrix is only available for Intrepid & later.
>   I'm still surprised, as often as this question comes up, that there
> is no simple 'HowTo Install Fonts' in or
> (at least not that I can ever find).
> You need to check:
> and *then* you'll find:
> Maybe the new "Google - Powered" search feature in the help pages
> needs to be retuned...

That's exactly the help and wiki pages I was looking for. Thanks NoOp!

The links it gives to free (as in freedom) fonts are sorely needed, as
is the method of installation, so should we flag this and ask to make
it more accessible on the pages?
And who do we ask?

Graham Todd

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