Page for tracking Tibetan language support in Debian.

Keyboard

Install ibus-m17n package and choose from ewts, tcrc and wylie keyboards.

Keyboard

Status

Notes

ewts

available

tcrc

available

wylie

available

monlam

In progress

Add bo-monlam.mim to m17n-db. Jamyang contacted Lobsang Monlam (09 Aug 16). Waiting for reply.

Run ibus-setup and add required layouts under Tibetan.

Fonts

Font Name

Package Name

Status

Notes

Noto Sans

fonts-noto-hinted

available

Default Android Font

Jomolhari

fonts-dzongkha

available

We should rename it to fonts-jomolhari and add Tibetan to description

Machine

fonts-tibetan-machine

available

Sambhota Yigchung

fonts-sambhota-yigchung

available

Sambhota ?TsugRing

fonts-sambhota-tsugring

In Progress

Krishnan is working on it

DDC Uchen

fonts-ddc-uchen

New queue

Waiting for approval

Monlam

fonts-monlam

TODO

Waiting for Lobsang Monlam to officially announce DFSG compliant license (he agreed on 28 Aug 2016 meeting with him).

CTRC Qomolangma

fonts-ctrc-qomolangma

TODO

Not DFSG compliant. Someone should contact CTRC on the possibility of a Free license

If you want to work on a font listed with Status as TODO, just change status to In progress and add your name in Notes.

* List of Tibetan fonts with links to download them