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How can i get same font in windows and unix?

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How can i get same font in windows and unix? iam trying to get same font in both windows and unix's, But in console it is giving "Font specified in Font.Properties file is not recugnized as the same fone"
any one can help me
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Nirmala reddy
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 I am not sure about the font but you could definetely get the same look and feel (and I guess this will fix the font as well) although there are serious rstrictions. I think that M$ imposed a licence that you cannot deliver an application that exhibits the Windows look and feel to non-Windows platforms, i.e. you can use Windows look and feel on Linux/Unix but you cannot distribute it.

  You can do it programmatically by using the:

UIManager.setLookAndFeel(
    "com.sun.java.swing.plaf.windows.WindowsLookAndFeel");

  statement. For more information take a look here:

http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/uiswing/misc/plaf.html

  Hope it helps.
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