Simple way to get access to installed fonts on .fonts directory, usually when you need to install extra fonts you will have to paste it on .font directory. But with Font manager tool you can easily add extra fonts, configure fonts substitution, make a full archive backup of installed fonts, comparing fonts, even more.
Font Manager associated with fonts on appearance preferences, to easily modify fonts for the desktop, applications, documents, window titles.
Tested on many distributions Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Gentoo, Arch, Zenwalk, Fedora. and now Font Manager added to Fedora repositories to be installed as default font manager on Fedora distribution. Tested in many window managers ” KDE, Gnome, Xfce ”
Also you can assign many directories from font manager preferences to automatically search for fonts on you machine.
To Backup Fonts easily export it on .zip file from export collections.
Check the release notes for updated version Font Manager 0.5.5 Here
Download Font Manager 0.5.5 From Google Code with Deb file for ubuntu -10.04 and Linux Mint 9, includes the source code. Also check Gtk apps Here Download options For other distributions ” Fedora, Gentoo, arch ”
That’s it for Now.