Ubuntu ttf fonts, all at once.

Ever wanted to install every ttf font in the Ubuntu repositories at once?   I have the command for you.

I was using inkscape, and annoyed with the meagre list of fonts available, so I assembled this with a quick regex and a few manual corrections.  It’s about 300 packages, takes up nearly 900Mb of space, and is a 335Mb download. (Good compression on fonts, apparently!)

(Edit: you may wish to skip ttf-mathematica4.1 and  ttf-mscorefonts-installer, as they require you to agree to licences.  I’ve put them at the end for easier deletion.)

sudo apt-get install fonts-arphic-uming fonts-hanazono fonts-lklug-sinhala fonts-mona fonts-opensymbol fonts-unfonts-core fonts-unfonts-extra ttf-adf-accanthis ttf-adf-baskervald ttf-adf-berenis ttf-adf-gillius ttf-adf-ikarius ttf-adf-irianis ttf-adf-libris ttf-adf-mekanus ttf-adf-oldania ttf-adf-romande ttf-adf-switzera ttf-adf-tribun ttf-adf-universalis ttf-adf-verana ttf-aenigma ttf-alee ttf-ancient-fonts ttf-anonymous-pro ttf-aoyagi-kouzan-t ttf-aoyagi-soseki ttf-arabeyes ttf-arphic-bkai00mp ttf-arphic-bsmi00lp ttf-arphic-gbsn00lp ttf-arphic-gkai00mp ttf-arphic-ukai ttf-arphic-ukai-mbe ttf-arphic-uming ttf-atarismall ttf-baekmuk ttf-bengali-fonts ttf-beteckna ttf-bitstream-vera ttf-bpg-georgian-fonts ttf-breip ttf-century-catalogue ttf-comfortaa ttf-dejavu ttf-dejavu-core ttf-dejavu-extra ttf-dejima-mincho ttf-denemo ttf-devanagari-fonts ttf-droid ttf-dustin ttf-dzongkha ttf-ecolier-court ttf-ecolier-lignes-court ttf-engadget ttf-essays1743 ttf-evertype-conakry ttf-f500 ttf-fanwood ttf-farsiweb ttf-femkeklaver ttf-fifthhorseman-dkg-handwriting ttf-freefarsi ttf-freefont ttf-georgewilliams ttf-gfs-artemisia ttf-gfs-baskerville ttf-gfs-bodoni-classic ttf-gfs-complutum ttf-gfs-didot ttf-gfs-didot-classic ttf-gfs-gazis ttf-gfs-neohellenic ttf-gfs-olga ttf-gfs-porson ttf-gfs-solomos ttf-gfs-theokritos ttf-goudybookletter ttf-gujarati-fonts ttf-hanazono ttf-inconsolata ttf-indic-fonts ttf-indic-fonts-core ttf-ipafont-jisx0208 ttf-ipafont-uigothic ttf-isabella ttf-jsmath ttf-junicode ttf-jura ttf-kacst ttf-kacst-one ttf-kanjistrokeorders ttf-kannada-fonts ttf-khmeros ttf-khmeros-core ttf-kiloji ttf-komatuna ttf-konatu ttf-kouzan-mouhitsu ttf-lao ttf-larabie-deco ttf-larabie-straight ttf-larabie-uncommon ttf-levien-museum ttf-levien-typoscript ttf-lg-aboriginal ttf-liberation ttf-lindenhill ttf-linex ttf-linux-libertine ttf-lyx ttf-malayalam-fonts ttf-manchufont ttf-marvosym ttf-mgopen ttf-mikachan ttf-misaki ttf-mona ttf-monapo ttf-motoya-l-cedar ttf-motoya-l-maruberi ttf-mph-2b-damase ttf-mplus ttf-nafees ttf-nanum ttf-nanum-coding ttf-nanum-extra ttf-ocr-a ttf-oflb-asana-math ttf-oflb-euterpe ttf-okolaks ttf-oldstandard ttf-opendin ttf-oriya-fonts ttf-paktype ttf-prociono ttf-punjabi-fonts ttf-radisnoir ttf-root-installer ttf-rufscript ttf-sawarabi-gothic ttf-sawarabi-mincho ttf-sazanami-gothic ttf-sazanami-mincho ttf-sil-abyssinica ttf-sil-andika ttf-sil-charis ttf-sil-dai-banna ttf-sil-doulos ttf-sil-ezra ttf-sil-galatia ttf-sil-gentium ttf-sil-gentium-basic ttf-sil-nuosusil ttf-sil-padauk ttf-sil-scheherazade ttf-sil-sophia-nubian ttf-sil-yi ttf-sil-zaghawa-beria ttf-sinhala-lkmug ttf-sjfonts ttf-staypuft ttf-summersby ttf-tagbanwa ttf-takao ttf-takao-gothic ttf-takao-mincho ttf-takao-pgothic ttf-tamil-fonts ttf-telugu-fonts ttf-thai-arundina ttf-thai-tlwg ttf-tiresias ttf-tmuni ttf-tomsontalks ttf-tuffy ttf-ubuntu-font-family ttf-ubuntu-title ttf-umefont ttf-umeplus ttf-unfonts-core ttf-unfonts-extra ttf-unifont ttf-unikurdweb ttf-uralic ttf-vlgothic ttf-wqy-microhei ttf-wqy-zenhei ttf-xfree86-nonfree ttf-xfree86-nonfree-syriac ttf-yanone-kaffeesatz ttf-yofrankie ttf-mathematica4.1 ttf-mscorefonts-installer

3 thoughts on “Ubuntu ttf fonts, all at once.

  1. Aren’t a lot of these fonts non latin ?
    If yes, wouldn’t it make sense to keep them separate, as most people are only fluent in latin script, and sometimes another one.

    • I’m still working my way through them, after installing them this morning. Most of them seem to be latin, although I am planning on doing a revised list, once I figure out which fonts are either redundant or simply non-latin.

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