Ubuntu 14.04 - Install Inconsolata Monospace Font

Inconsolata is a monospace font that still manages to look good in Netbeans on Linux even with the font hinting issues that the application has (and without having to install font-infinality or changing your JRE). Please note that the font does not have that spacing between lines by default, I…

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Debian 8 Gnome Desktop - Improve Font Rendering

The default font setup in Debian Gnome desktop are pretty awful. To improve this, run the following commands: mkdir -p $HOME/.config/fontconfig/ gedit $HOME/.config/fontconfig/fonts.conf Then save the file with the following contents. <?xml version='1.0'?> <!DOCTYPE fontconfig SYSTEM 'fonts.dtd'>…

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