Font Preview Programme?

mc collilieux mccnews at
Wed Feb 4 21:06:25 CET 2009

Jon a écrit :
> Hello Everyone!
> As a new user of xfce I miss some features I had under KDE 3 that I still have 
> on my main computer. I really like xfce on my laptop, but I got used to the 
> fact that if I click on a font file, a programme called "Font View" displays 
> a sample of the font. I could not find anything like that for xfce. What do 
> you do to preview a font? Do I have to install some Gnome packages? If so, 
> which ones?

You can try
in wxpython, relatively speed, show all fonts in a directory, can filter 
by name and create "pog" group of selected fonts ?

I have not try to associate file font type with this program in thunar

Marie-Claude Collilieux

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