Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-desktop] Re: console16x8.pcf(.gz) font?
Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2010 08:01:20
Message-Id: himg82$lfv$
In Reply to: [gentoo-desktop] Re: console16x8.pcf(.gz) font? by Duncan <>
On 01/14/2010 02:04 AM, Duncan wrote:
> Nikos Chantziaras posted on Wed, 13 Jan 2010 12:43:19 +0200 as excerpted: > >> I still have console8x16.pcf.gz in my ~/.fonts directory. It was placed >> there by KDE3's Konsole but I still use it in KDE4's Konsole. I can >> send it to you if you like. > > Thanks. I have the files (and still use 'em), but they're orphans I'd > like to have properly "adopted" by some font package, if possible. > > (What brought all this up is that I'm bringing up gentoo/kde on my > netbook, and was missing the files there, as they're orphans on my main > machine. I transferred them over for now as I really like that font, but > now that I know they're orphaned, I want to have them "adopted", even if > I have to create the ebuild to do it!)
Oh, common. That's why ~/.fonts exists and why KDE has a font installer in System Settings. Having an ebuild for every file on your system isn't really necessary. It's just a font :)