mathematica-fonts - installer for Mathematica fonts

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Contrib i386
Package filename mathematica-fonts_17+deb8u1_all.deb
Package name mathematica-fonts
Package version 17+deb8u1
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category contrib/fonts
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Debian Fonts Task Force <>
Download size 15.02 KB
Installed size 40.00 KB
This package downloads Mathematica fonts from
and installs them, because the license prohibits their distribution.
Please note that it may fail if the web site no longer offers them for
Only TTF fonts are available in this version.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mathematica-fonts_17+deb8u1_all.deb 17+deb8u1 all Debian Contrib
mathematica-fonts - - -


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debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
unzip -
wget -


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ttf-mathematica4.1 -


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ttf-mathematica4.1 << 9


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ttf-mathematica4.1 << 9


Type URL
Binary Package mathematica-fonts_17+deb8u1_all.deb
Source Package mathematica-fonts

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install mathematica-fonts deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mathematica-fonts




2016-04-25 - Adam Borowski <>
mathematica-fonts (17+deb8u1) jessie; urgency=medium
* Adopt the package.
* New upstream release (10).
+ Version 7 is no longer downloadable (closes: #789211)
+ Server-side fonts are no longer included (closes: #573479)
+ Neither is a copy of Bitstream Vera (closes: #670216)
* Drop README.Debian, it talked about type1 X integration.
* Add missing Depends: wget (closes: #817820).
2014-10-22 - Atsuhito KOHDA <>
mathematica-fonts (17) unstable; urgency=medium
* Updated Debconf Dutch translations.  Thanks to Frans Spiesschaert
<Frans.Spiesschaert AT>.  (Closes: #765087)
2012-09-30 - Atsuhito KOHDA <>
mathematica-fonts (16) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated Debconf translations.  Thanks to Javier.
Spanish, Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña.  (Closes: #688923)
2012-09-07 - Atsuhito KOHDA <>
mathematica-fonts (15) unstable; urgency=low
* This version was completely owing to the contribution of David Prévot
<taffit AT>.  Thanks to David.
* Review templates and package description by the debian-l10n-english team.
(Closes: #686260)
[ Debconf translations ]
* Czech, Martin Šín. (Closes: #687260)
* Russian, Yuri Kozlov. (Closes: #687318)
* Portuguese, Américo Monteiro. (Closes: #687499)
* Polish, Michał Kułach. (Closes: #687552)
* Italian, Beatrice Torracca. (Closes: #687762)
* Danish, Joe Hansen. (Closes: #687832)
* German, Martin Eberhard Schauer. (Closes: #688035)
* French, David Prévot. (Closes: #688152)
* Arabic, Ossama M. Khayat.
* Japanese, victory.
* Vietnamese, Nguyễn Vũ Hưng.
* Swedish, Martin Bagge. (Closes: #688418)
* Spanish, Rafael Ernesto Rivas.
2012-07-13 - Atsuhito KOHDA <>
mathematica-fonts (14) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed packaging: create directories for the fonts with debian/dirs
not with postinst scripts.  (Closes: #679707)
2011-04-23 - Atsuhito KOHDA <>
mathematica-fonts (13) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated debconf translations:
Thanks Christian PERRIER <bubulle AT> for telling me how to
do this correctly.
- Arabic translation. Thanks Ossama M. Khayat <okhayat AT>
(Closes: #596185)
- Danish translation. Thanks Joe Dalton <joedalton2 AT>
(Closes: #595632)
- Dutch translation.  Thanks Jeroen Schot <schot AT>
(Closes: #623580)
2010-03-26 - Atsuhito KOHDA <>
mathematica-fonts (12) unstable; urgency=low
* Added note on how to register fonts for remote Mathematica.
* Removed unnecessary /etc/defoma/hints directory.
* Set HOME temporary in postinst before to start wget.  (Closes: #543828)
2009-12-28 - Atsuhito KOHDA <>
mathematica-fonts (11) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed defoma hints files and dependency on defoma.
2009-09-24 - Atsuhito KOHDA <>
mathematica-fonts (10) unstable; urgency=low
* Improved checksum-test, now used sha512sum instead of md5sum.
(Closes: #545237)
* Refined postinst, prerm and Description to erase lintian's warnings.
* Changed Section from contrib/x11 to contrib/fonts.
* Updated debconf translations:
- French translation. Thanks Martin Bahier and Christian Perrier.
(Closes: #542181)
- Galician translation. Thanks Marce Villarino.
(Closes: #537426)
- Vietnamese translation. Thanks Clytie Siddall.
(Closes: #548022)

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