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From: Paul Hartman <paul.hartman+gentoo@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] console16x8.pcf(.gz) font?
Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2010 00:00:30
Message-Id: 58965d8a1001121424i1eb982a4ybd3f421b676d1831@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-desktop] console16x8.pcf(.gz) font? by Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@cox.net>
On Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 9:42 PM, Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net> wrote:
> I have a bitmap font, console16x8 and the short/fat version, console8x8, > pcf format, from back in my Mandrake days. Unfortunately, google isn't > of much help in finding a current package with it included, partly > because a search on console font yields all sorts of hits on fonts for > the console, not /the/ (obviously in hindsight unfortunately named) > console font! That said, it /does/ seem the font was part of the kde3 > konsole package for many years (but is not part of the konsole4 package). > > Before I go creating my own ebuild for it, I thought I'd ask if anyone > knows a current package containing it. The files will be console16x8.pcf > (perhaps with the .gz extension added, if compressed) and console8x8.pcf.
Perhaps you're looking for sys-apps/kbd which (on my system) contains a load of consolefonts.

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