[Slackbuilds-users] Dibs on Source Sans Pro and Source Code Pro

Doogster thedoogster at gmail.com
Tue Oct 2 02:49:26 UTC 2012

I've posted download links in the "How to Optimize Fonts in Slackware" thread.


I recommend slight hinting, with autohinting off.

One of the great things about them is that they look intentionally
similar, so your menus and terminals look consistent.

And if you're looking for fonts to compare to Droid, how about
Google's own replacement for it, which is called Roboto? There's a
download link here:


On Mon, Oct 1, 2012 at 7:29 PM, Binh Nguyen <binhvng at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 28 Sep 2012 14:09:13 -0700
> Doogster <thedoogster at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I call dibs on the privilege of uploading and subsequently maintaining
>> SlackBuilds for Adobe's Source Sans Pro and Source Code Pro fonts. I
>> have them ready to upload as soon as SBo starts taking submissions
>> again.
> Dugan, could you please put it on github or attach it here? I am
> interested to see how nice it is in comparing with Google' Droid.
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