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= Font Packages in Arch Linux =
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==Font Packages in Arch Linux==
NB: This is a selective list, but it does also include most font packages from AUR.
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This is a selective list primarily of TrueType fonts. Included are many font packages from AUR.
  
* Latin  
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====Latin scripts====
** [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/10296/ '''font-bh-ttf'''] - X.org Luxi fonts
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:* [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/extra/any/font-bh-ttf/ '''font-bh-ttf'''] - Bigelow & Holmes ''Luxi'' fonts from X.org and freedesktop.org
** [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/3722 '''ttf-cheapskate'''] - font collection from ''dustimo.com''
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:* [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/?q=ttf-cheapskate '''ttf-cheapskate'''] - Font collection from ''dustismo.com''
** [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/9336 '''ttf-isabella'''] - Historic ''Isabella font''
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:* [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/?q=ttf-isabella '''ttf-isabella'''] - Font based on the calligraphy of the ''Isabella Breviary'', circa 1497.
** [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/9337 '''ttf-junicode'''] - Junius font containing almost complete medieval latin script glyphs
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:* [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/?q=ttf-junicode '''ttf-junicode'''] - Junius-Unicode font designed for medieval latin scripts but useful for its wide coverage
** [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/961 '''ttf-ms-fonts'''] - Un-extracted Fonts from ''Microsoft''
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:* [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/?q=ttf-ms-fonts '''ttf-ms-fonts'''] - Microsoft's TrueType core fonts
** [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?do_Details=1&ID=5418 '''unsupported/ttf-ms-fonts-lic'''] - Alternative to the above
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:* [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=5418 '''aur/ttf-ms-fonts-lic'''] - Alternative package of Microsoft's TrueType core fonts
  
* Unicode (multiscript)
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====Unicode (multiple language scripts with large n)====
** [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/11883/ '''ttf-dejavu'''] - DejaVu fonts, extension of Bitstream Vera
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:* [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/11883/ '''ttf-dejavu'''] - DejaVu fonts, extension of Bitstream Vera
** [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=10860 '''ttf-liberation'''] - Collection of free fonts developed for Red Hat
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:* [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=10860 '''ttf-liberation'''] - Collection of free fonts developed for Red Hat
** [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=6608 '''ttf-linux-libertine'''] - Replacement for Times New Roman
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:* [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=6608 '''ttf-linux-libertine'''] - Replacement for Times New Roman
** [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=3673 '''ttf-freefont'''] - ''freefont'' (clones of Times, Helvetica and Courier with large Unicode support but unequal quality)
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:* [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=3673 '''ttf-freefont'''] - ''freefont'' (clones of Times, Helvetica and Courier with large Unicode support but unequal quality)
** [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/9340/ '''ttf-mph-2b-damase'''] - Covers full plane 1 and several scripts
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:* [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/9340/ '''ttf-mph-2b-damase'''] - Covers full plane 1 and several scripts
** [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=3856 '''unsupported/ttf-sil-fonts'''] - Gentium, Charis, Doulos, Andika and Abyssinica from SIL
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:* [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=3856 '''unsupported/ttf-sil-fonts'''] - Gentium, Charis, Doulos, Andika and Abyssinica from SIL
  
* Cyrillic
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====Cyrillic====
 
** See category 'Unicode' above
 
** See category 'Unicode' above
 
** [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=6265 '''unsupported/ttf-arhangai'''] - Mongolian Cyrillic
 
** [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=6265 '''unsupported/ttf-arhangai'''] - Mongolian Cyrillic

Revision as of 04:18, 2 November 2009

Font Packages in Arch Linux

This is a selective list primarily of TrueType fonts. Included are many font packages from AUR.

Latin scripts

  • font-bh-ttf - Bigelow & Holmes Luxi fonts from X.org and freedesktop.org
  • ttf-cheapskate - Font collection from dustismo.com
  • ttf-isabella - Font based on the calligraphy of the Isabella Breviary, circa 1497.
  • ttf-junicode - Junius-Unicode font designed for medieval latin scripts but useful for its wide coverage
  • ttf-ms-fonts - Microsoft's TrueType core fonts
  • aur/ttf-ms-fonts-lic - Alternative package of Microsoft's TrueType core fonts

Unicode (multiple language scripts with large n)

Cyrillic

  • Hebrew
    • culmus - nice collection of free Hebrew fonts
  • Korean (Hangul)
  • Thai
    • ttf-thai - font covering glyphs for thai
  • Khmer
    • ttf-khmer - font covering glyphs for khmer language
  • Braille
    • ttf-ubraille - font containing symbols for braille (unicode)
  • Handwritten
    • unsupported/aquafont - Handwritten fixed-width TrueType font ("Package details could not be found." 404-ish as of 2009-05-24)