Installing fonts for Gnome

Ilya Khamushkin illya at
Thu Aug 26 22:13:36 PDT 2004

Kevin Oberman:
> I'm running Gnome 2.6 and have been trying to find out how to add new
> fonts to Gnome. More specifically, I have a dual system with FreeBSD and
> Windows. I'd like to be able to use the Windows fonts, especially the
> TrueType fonts, in FreeBSD and Gnome.
> I've been looking for any documentation on this, but have struck out to
> this point.
> Any ideas where I might find this information? Does anyone know if this
> is Gnome specific or an X issue or some combination.

Try to install ports/x11-fonts/webfonts.
cd /usr/ports/x11-fonts/webfonts; make install clean

Ilya Khamushkin
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