adding font question

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at
Wed Aug 10 06:49:03 PDT 2005

Stephen Liu wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I'm prepared adding some fonts to the LiveCD.  But did
> not know where to start.
> I'm not going to remaster the LiveCD.  I'm planning to
> keep the font files on the HD.  After booting, mount
> the HD and copy the font file to the directory where
> the fonts of the CD are retained.  Then restart X.
> Could any folk please shed me some light.  TIA

Please copy the fonts to /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF or into 
/root/.fonts and wait 30 seconds.

There are almost no read-only places on this CD.

BTW please tell us the font names so that the fonts appear in the next 
release of the CD.
Alexander E. Patrakov

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