Missing a font

ToddAndMargo ToddAndMargo at zoho.com
Tue Apr 21 09:26:50 CEST 2015

On 04/20/2015 11:49 PM, killermoehre wrote:
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> Am 21. April 2015 08:44:53 MESZ, schrieb ToddAndMargo <ToddAndMargo at zoho.com>:
>> On 04/20/2015 10:52 PM, killermoehre wrote:
>>> Never ever put something by hand into /usr/some/path! This place is
>> under solely control of the package manager. If you want a system wide
>> change, use /usr/local/some/path, because this place is safe for not
>> being touched by the package manager. Seehttp://www.pathname.com/fhs
>> for more informations.
>> I am not seeing what this has to do with manually installing a font.
>> What am I missing?
> You put your font into /usr/share/fonts, not into /usr/local/share/fonts.

$ ls -al /usr/local/share/fonts
ls: cannot access /usr/local/share/fonts: No such file or directory

I think it has to do with the distro.

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