Sunday, July 16, 2017

create your own font

1- install fontforge
$ sudo apt-get intall fontforge

2- copy a sample font for editing.
$ cp /usr/share/fonts/truetype/liberation/LiberationSans-Regular.ttf .

3- open the sample font with fontforge and edit as you like

4- update font info

"Element" --> "font info"
on PS Names, update

Family name
name for humans

5- generate the truetype font

file --> generate font

--> choose TrueType
generate --> generate

6- copy the new font to either the following location

font view with gnome-font-viewer

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