Friday, March 5, 2010

How to install Mac fonts on Ubuntu

Some beautiful fonts from the mac world is available at .You can install them to your ubuntu and enjoy the new fonts.

Download the fonts in a terminal .

$ wget
( I am not sure the download is strictly legal)
Extract the font files:

$ tar zxvf macfonts.tar.gz

Move the extracted fonts directory to the system fonts directory

$ sudo mv macfonts /usr/share/fonts

Reload the font cache:

$ sudo fc-cache -f -v

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