Re: japanese fonts problem
On Jan 14, 2008 2:18 AM, Alain Baeckeroot <email@example.com> wrote:
> i'm working on lincity-ng, and we just received a japanese localisation
> for the game, but we use dejavu fonts, which does not contain japanese
> (unless i missed it). So we have only garbage display unless default fonts
> are japanese :(.
> Does anyone know good free japanese fonts (compatible with GPL or CC) ?
There are several free fonts in Debian that have Japanese glyphs.
However, I suggest you use fontconfig/freetype/pango to render text
using whatever fonts are available on the system rather than relying
on one specific font. I'm not sure how compatible that would be with
BTW, I'm curious to know why lincity-ng is lincity-ng and not lincity
2.0? Also, Debian seems to have both lincity and lincity-ng, is that a
good idea? Looks like lincity is no longer maintained upstream.