Fonts

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Fonts in both the installer and X environments are controlled through fontconfig and libfreetype.

Font Packages

This does not attempt to be a complete nor authoritative list. The ultimate record is always the actual SprezzOS repository.

Package Font(s) Creator(s) Homepage Description Google Web Font?
fonts-adobe-sourcesanspro Source Sans Pro Adobe http://sourceforge.net/projects/sourcesans.adobe/ "Source Sans is a set of OpenType fonts that have been designed to work well in user interface (UI) environments, as well as in text setting for screen and print." Y
fonts-awesome Awesome Dave Gandy http://fortawesome.github.com/Font-Awesome/ "The iconic font designed for use with Twitter Bootstrap." N
fonts-cantarell Cantarell Dave Crossland http://www.google.com/webfonts/specimen/Cantarell "The typeface is designed as a contemporary Humanist sans serif, and was developed for on-screen reading; in particular, reading web pages on an HTC Dream mobile phone." Y
fonts-freefont-otf,

fonts-freefont-ttf

FreeMono, FreeSans,

FreeSerif

URW++ Ghostscript,

others

"Besides a full set of characters for writing systems based on the Latin alphabet, FreeFont contains large selection of characters from other writing systems, some of which are hard to find elsewhere." N
fonts-inconsolata Inconsolata Raph Levien http://www.google.com/webfonts/specimen/Inconsolata "It is a monospace font, designed for printed code listings and the like." Y (Superseded)
fonts-junicode Junicode Peter Baker http://junicode.sourceforge.net/ "Junicode contains many special characters and ligatures for medievalists, along with numerous other Unicode glyphs. The font has OpenType features for advanced typesetting and includes true small caps.." N
fonts-liberation Liberation Sans Steve Matteson (Ascender Corp),

Oracle

https://fedorahosted.org/liberation-fonts/ "Liberation™ Fonts is a font family which aims at metric compatibility with Arial, Times New Roman, and Courier New." N (see "Arimo")

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