Re: Liberation Fonts on Debian Etch
Chris Bannister wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 09, 2008 at 06:34:54PM +0100, Sjoerd Hiemstra wrote:
> > Whilst the package manager puts its fonts into /usr/share/fonts,
> > the correct place for you to put yours would be
> > /usr/local/share/fonts, or any subdirectory thereof, such as
> > /usr/local/share/fonts/truetype (or even deeper).
> I have a whole lot of:
> # locate fonts
> Left over from a "Damn Small Linux" install. [...] According to what
> you say I should just replicate the /usr/local/share/fonts hierarchy
> similar to the /usr/share/fonts hierarchy and they'll "just work"?
No need to look at /usr/share/fonts.
In /usr/local/share/fonts you could create any hierarchy you like.
A few examples:
If your last Etch update & upgrade was not very long ago (i.e. not
before the time Lenny came around) then it should 'just work'.