fonts-beng-extra - TrueType fonts for Bengali language

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fonts-beng-extra_1.0-5_all.deb
Package name fonts-beng-extra
Package version 1.0
Package release 5
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category fonts
License -
Maintainer Debian-IN Team <>
Download size 282.88 KB
Installed size 864.00 KB
This package provides TrueType fonts for Bengali language which is
primarily spoken in the Indian state of West Bengal, Assam, Tripura
and in the country Bangladesh.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fonts-beng-extra_1.0-5_all.deb 1.0 all Debian Main
fonts-beng-extra - - -


Name Value
ttf-bengali-fonts -


Type URL
Binary Package fonts-beng-extra_1.0-5_all.deb
Source Package fonts-beng-extra

Install Howto

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




2015-08-23 - Vasudev Kamath <>
fonts-beng-extra (1.0-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* File name typo fix in copyright, thanks to Lintian.
* Update changelog
* Bump S-V to 3.9.6, no change to source.
* Use cgit front end for Vcs-Browse.
* Bump compat to 9.
* Tighten build-depends on debhelper >=9.
2013-06-08 - Vasudev Kamath <>
fonts-beng-extra (1.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.4
* Marked the package as multi-arch foreign
* Use canonical anonscm.d.o URI's for Vcs-* fields.
* Don't use ./ prefix for paths in debian/install file.
* Use absolute system paths in debian/links.
* Removed README.Debian as it is not used and it was used wrongly.
* Give file name in destination for installing
65-0-fonts-beng-extra.conf otherwise it will land as directory.
2012-10-20 - Vasudev Kamath <>
fonts-beng-extra (1.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/install:
+ Fixed the destination path for fontconfig file
2012-03-09 - Kartik Mistry <>
fonts-beng-extra (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* debian/control:
+ Added Breaks:, Replaces: field for correct upgrade.
* debian/copyright:
+ Updated to copyright-format 1.0
+ Wrapped up license text.
+ Fixed comma separated list of files.
2012-03-04 - Vasudev Kamath <>
fonts-beng-extra (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Split from ttf-bengali-fonts package.

See Also

Package Description
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fonts-cantarell_0.0.25-2_all.deb sans serif font family designed for on-screen readability
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fonts-circos-symbols_0.69.4+dfsg-1_all.deb plotter for visualizing data - standard fonts
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fonts-cns11643-kai_98.1+20150923-2_all.deb Chinese TrueType font, TW-Kai
fonts-cns11643-sung_98.1+20150923-2_all.deb Chinese TrueType font, TW-Sung
fonts-comfortaa_2.003-1_all.deb stylish, modern true type font
fonts-croscore_20161116-1_all.deb width-compatible fonts for improved on-screen readability
fonts-crosextra-caladea_20130214-1_all.deb Sans-serif font metric-compatible with Cambria font