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 * [[http://bugs.debian.org/635902|Annapurna SIL]] by SIL, covering some '''Common Indic number forms''' (OFL 1.1)
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 * [[http://sourceforge.net/projects/code2000/|Code2000]] and its companion fonts by James Kass, covering '''Buhid''', '''Cham''', '''Ol Chiki''', '''Phags-pa''' and '''Rejang''' ([[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk:Code2000|copyright/license in dispute]])
 * [[http://svayambhava.org/index.php/en/sanskrit/fonts|Siddhanta]] by Mihail Bayaryn, covering '''Vedic extensions'''; the font is using the CC-by-NC-ND 3.0 license, but the author has previously made fonts available with GPL; as other projects ([[https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=648355|Fedora]], [[http://scripts.sil.org/AnnapurnaSIL|SIL]]) are working on extending their Devanagari fonts the need for this non-free font may be outwaited
 * [[http://sourceforge.net/projects/code2000/|Code2000]] and its companion fonts by James Kass, covering '''Buhid''', '''Ol Chiki''', '''Phags-pa''' and '''Rejang''' ([[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk:Code2000|copyright/license in dispute]])

This page attempts to list fonts that are missing from Debian (including nice non-free ones).


This section lists fonts that are under a free licence or look like they are DFSG-free.

Fonts covering scripts currently missing in Debian:

  • Adinatha Tamil Brahmi by Shriramana Sharma, Vinodh Rajan and Udhaya Shankar, covering some Brahmi (OFL 1.1)

  • Ahuramazda by Ernst Tremel, covering most Avestan and some Inscriptional Pahlavi (OFL 1.1)

  • Cardo by David J. Perry, MUFI v3 compatible — old European glyphs (OFL 1.1)

  • Mingzat by SIL, covering most Lepcha (OFL 1.1)

  • Namdhinggo SIL by SIL, covering most Limbu (OFL 1.1)

  • Tai Heritage Pro by SIL, covering most Tai Viet (OFL 1.1)

  • ZH Mono by Zach Harrison, covering most Inscriptional Pahlavi and Inscriptional Parthian (dual license: OFL 1.1 and GPL 3)

Fonts belonging to the same family or “foundry line” of fonts already in Debian:

Other fonts:


This section lists candidates for the non-free section of the archive. Do not add fonts that you know we cannot distribute.

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