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Sometime people ask me how to install artwiz (pixels) fonts in Ubuntu, because many time ago they was removed from repo. This method work for me from 8.04 to 10.04.

1. You must download fonts from here artwizaleczapka.sourceforge.ne…
and extract archive to /home/USERNAME/.fonts (I download artwiz-aleczapka-en-1.3.tar.bz2)

2. Open terminal and type:
sudo rm /etc/fonts/conf.d/70-no-bitmaps.conf

3. sudo fc-cache -fv

4. sudo dpkg-reconfigure fontconfig

5. sudo dpkg-reconfigure fontconfig-config

6. Restart X and enjoy!

Thanks for help AWWAKUM (Original post lamernotes.blogspot.com/2009/0…
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Dasbaer Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2012
hello iamfuss, this was really helpful to me.
i have many more fonts to chose from now
-but-
if i take a look at xfontsel, there is still many fonts which i am not able to select in gtk applications.
do you know how/why?
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iamfuss Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2012
Hello. I created this post for Ubuntu 10.04. For now I don't use pixel-fonts. And I know nothing about xfontsel, sorry.
Более подробно я смогу сказать на русском языке (извините за мою предубежденность что Вам он будет понятен)
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:icondasbaer:
Dasbaer Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012
yeah thanks anyway!
i did more research and it works even better now:
[link]
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Izobalax Featured By Owner May 25, 2010  Professional Interface Designer
Noted! I've been having problems getting the artwiz fonts working on recent Ubuntu releases.

/izo\
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iamfuss Featured By Owner May 25, 2010
Yep, I don't understand - why was removed package from repo? Just 300kb.
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:iconizobalax:
Izobalax Featured By Owner May 25, 2010  Professional Interface Designer
Might be they've not been maintained/updated in some time.

/izo\
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iamfuss Featured By Owner May 25, 2010
Maybe... But it's just fonts :) How they can be all time updated? It's not real. Just install and use)
But it's not my business. Just another confusion for users.

And sorry for my bad english((
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