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How and what fonts does the Ubuntu system override?

When browsing many sites I see an alternative font than Verdana, overridden by Ubuntu OS.

I would like to set up the same for my Gentoo.

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To use, in a site, the Ubuntu Google font just put the follow code (from Ubuntu.com source) in the site root html page, after the and before the

<link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Ubuntu:400,300,300italic,400italic,700,700italic|Ubuntu+Mono' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css' />

Then you can use Ubuntu fonts by changing in the css files the

font-family: Ubuntu

To download, add and use Ubuntu font to your system you can use TypeCatcher

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Doesn't really answer the question. Which is: what fonts does the system override –  denysonique Oct 6 '13 at 7:08

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