ttf-mscorefonts-installer - Installer for Microsoft TrueType core fonts

Distribution: Debian Sid
Repository: Debian Contrib i386
Package name: ttf-mscorefonts-installer
Package version: 3.6
Package release:
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 125 B
Download size: 36.57 KB
Official Mirror:
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  • msttcorefonts


    Source package: msttcorefonts

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install ttf-mscorefonts-installer deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install ttf-mscorefonts-installer


    2014-10-16 - Thijs Kinkhorst <> msttcorefonts (3.6) unstable; urgency=medium * Add Turkish translation, thanks Mert Dirik (closes: #757868). * Update to policy 3.9.6, no changes.

    2013-02-16 - Thijs Kinkhorst <> msttcorefonts (3.5) unstable; urgency=low * Mark Multi-Arch: foreign, thanks Scott Ritchie, Daniel Hartwig (closes: #700684). * Switch to debhelper 9. Update for policy 3.9.4 (no changes). * Use maintscript support in dh_installdeb rather than writing out dpkg-maintscript-helper commands by hand. We now simply Pre-Depend on a new enough version of dpkg rather than using 'dpkg-maintscript-helper supports' guards, leading to more predictable behaviour on upgrades. Thanks Colin Watson (closes: #659724). * Proxy test failed when HTTP:// is given in uppercase. Thanks Tobias Olsson (LP: #1072580). * Show licence message when fonts actually installed (closes: #672259).

    2012-04-14 - Christian Perrier <> msttcorefonts (3.4+nmu1) unstable; urgency=low * Non-maintainer upload. * Fix pending l10n issues. Debconf translations: - Danish (Joe Hansen). Closes: #658941

    2011-11-19 - Thijs Kinkhorst <> msttcorefonts (3.4) unstable; urgency=low * Drop defoma support. Thanks Christian Perrier and Paul Wise for the majority of work on this (closes: #649145). * ttf-liberation is now called fonts-liberation. * Minor packaging cleanups.

    2010-09-11 - Thijs Kinkhorst <> msttcorefonts (3.3) unstable; urgency=low * Add Slovak debconf translation, thanks Slavko Pozdravom (Closes: 591520).

    2010-02-03 - Thijs Kinkhorst <> msttcorefonts (3.2) unstable; urgency=low * Improve regex used for checking proxy syntax (closes: #567464).

    2010-01-28 - Thijs Kinkhorst <> msttcorefonts (3.1) unstable; urgency=low * Update section to match override. * Checked for policy 3.8.4, no changes necessary. * Merge in Ubuntu changes, making installation on suboptimal network connections perform better. Thanks Jean-Baptiste Lallement. (Closes: #549882)

    2010-01-12 - Jean-Baptiste Lallement <> msttcorefonts (3.0ubuntu1) lucid; urgency=low * debian/ : Check validity of proxy setting (LP : #274421) * update-ms-font : improve error handling (LP: #431217)(LP: #464422) - Don't fail if the fonts failed to download and display a message to run dpkg-reconfigure ttf-mscorefonts-installer later - Retry all mirrors for all fonts - Drop --dns-timeout option of wget an rely on system timeout - Increase --connect-timeout for slow connections

    2009-02-21 - Thijs Kinkhorst <> msttcorefonts (3.0) unstable; urgency=low * Use redirection instead of individual mirror names, as to be more robust against changes on the side. * Verify font and cab validity with SHA256 instead of MD5 for safety. * Verify downloaded cab files before extracting. * Remove obsolete transitional package 'msttcorefonts'. * Added Belarusian debconf translation, thanks Pavel Piatruk (closes: #516246). * Update to debhelper level 7 and other packaging cleanups, rename some more backend items from msttcorefonts to ttf-mscorefonts-installer.

    2009-01-19 - Thijs Kinkhorst <> msttcorefonts (2.7) unstable; urgency=low * Updated Galician debconf translation, thanks Marce Villarino (closes: #512245).