The default installed fonts for the Core Font System aren’t very nice, and I wanted to use my own. Fortunately, it not only has support for TrueType fonts (wow), but it’s very easy add them:
- Navigate to the directory containing the fonts (e.g.
mkfontdir(you may need to install something like
- Add something like
xset fp+ /usr/share/fonts/truetype/ubuntu-font-family/to your