Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Is there any other way to create a very own personalized font or character in ubuntu?

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer

up vote 2 down vote accepted

Try FontForge. From the Fontforge project page:

FontForge allows you to edit outline and bitmap fonts. You may create new ones or modify old ones.

If you just want to install some crazy fonts that other people have created, have look at almost any truetype fonts you can find with google.

share|improve this answer
    
Thanks Hakeem, but FontForge is not what I'm looking for. What I meant for personalized fort is to transformed letter, like A = :) or a = :( sort of. But I like much more if I can change letters into different characters like an alien letters from the movies. Sorry for my english. –  obetus Dec 10 '12 at 5:02
2  
Actually Fontforge would appear to be exactly what you are asking for to "create personalised fonts". I've edited the answer to add more information. –  fabricator4 Dec 10 '12 at 9:49
2  
I agree with fabricator4. FontForge is the primary way in Linux to do what the OP asked for. If it doesn't suit the needs of @obetus, he/she should edit the question to clarify it. +1 –  Scott Severance Dec 10 '12 at 9:52
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.