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Hello.

I want to install on Ubuntu the font called AcadNusx which is typical font in Georgian. You can see it here: http://fonts.ge/en/font/2/AcadNusx Just click on download and see the font. I want to know how to install it on Ubuntu because this is the most typical and used font in Georgian Language,

Thanks in advance
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by:Dave Baldwin
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Here's the doc page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Fonts
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I didn't ask for help page, i want to know is this font is compatible with Ubuntu distribution :) and if yes how to do it. because im sure Synaptic doesn't contain this font.
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This font is a truetype and as such certainly compatible with Ubuntu.

Use this guide to add it to the font cache, and any other new fonts you need:
http://www.arsgeek.com/2007/07/19/how-to-install-truetype-fonts-on-your-ubuntu-computer/
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@torimar is right and that info is on the page I gave you.
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