Re: Fonts are a big concern for Debian, IMHO
Oh, forgot two important points..
> Find free fonts that:
> + is compact and suitable for a GUI (say, menus and a file browser)
> + looks good and is easy to read
> + in sizes 7-12 without antialiasing
> + in sizes 5- with antialiasing
+ has bold and italics
> + has both upper and lower case characters
> + has scandinavian and french characters, euro sign, mathematical
> characters etc.
+ supports several character encodings
(ascii, iso8859-1, iso8859-15, etc)
> (+ is really free and you can even distribute modified versions)
> Good examples, except that they are not free, are Windows fonts Microsoft
> Sans Serif, Courier New and Times New Roman. The free Verdana is
> unfortunately too wide for GUI use, IMO.
> - Jarno