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Asian Fonts

Fedora I18n maintains various fonts, in particular many for Asian languages. See also SIGs/Fonts for Fedora Fonts in general and Lohit for Indic.

Default fonts installation criteria

  • Default installation will have at least one font for scripts available on Unicode Basic Multilingual Plane (BMP) .
  • For script available on other planes of Unicode. One should do request through bugzilla for default installation of corresponding font.

Default fonts packages

The default fonts for each languages is stated at per Fedora releases.


Upstream Bugs


  • fontconfig to allow adobe-source-han-sans-cn-fonts as a default zh_CN font and adobe-source-han-sans-twhk-fonts as a default zh_TW font

Bitmap Font Conversion for Fedora 31


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