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    How To: Install Artwiz fonts in Ubuntu

    Filed under: Linux ::

    This is a guide for installing the artwiz fonts pack in Ubuntu Jaunty.

    Download an artwiz fonts pack from:
    http://sourceforge.net/projects/artwiz-latin1

    Untar it by doing something like:

    tar xvzf artwiz-latin1-1.1.tgz
    sudo mv artwiz-latin1 /usr/share/fonts/X11/misc

    Then execute the following commands:

    sudo rm /etc/fonts/conf.d/70-no-bitmaps.conf
    sudo cp /etc/fonts/conf.avail/70-yes-bitmaps.conf /etc/fonts/conf.d
    sudo fc-cache -f -v
    sudo dpkg-reconfigure fontconfig
    sudo dpkg-reconfigure fontconfig-config

    If it prompts you (it may not), answer the next 3 prompts as the following:

    1. Native
    2. Automatic
    3. Yes

    Restart X and you will have Artwiz fonts.

    2 Responses to “How To: Install Artwiz fonts in Ubuntu”

    1. neo Says:

      Yay, this one is helpful!
      I wonder why the last command doesn’t give me any of the 3 prompts, but it works anyway.

      At last, got these awesome fonts working.

      Thanks!

    2. rmatte Says:

      Glad to be of help.

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