Better looking fonts for Fedora
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Better fonts for Fedora

This repository contains libraries that enable subpixel font rendering and provide substitutions for popular Microsoft fonts on Fedora.

COPR repository: https://copr.fedorainfracloud.org/coprs/dawid/better_fonts/

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Before After
Default fonts before Default fonts after
Facebook before Facebook after
Flask before Flask after
LWN.net before LWN.net after
NY Times before NY Times after
Reddit before Reddit after
Wikipedia before Wikipedia after

Installation instructons

  1. Enable RPM Fusion repository:
    su -c 'dnf install https://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/fedora/rpmfusion-free-release-$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm https://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm'
  2. Enable COPR repository with packages from this repo:
    dnf copr enable dawid/better_fonts
  3. Install packages:
    dnf install fontconfig-enhanced-defaults fontconfig-font-replacements
  4. Log out and log in again or restart computer to see the effect