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Old 08-29-2006, 12:06 AM   #1
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how to install downloaded softwere in debian

hai all;
i am new to linux and to this forum.
i want to install a font softwere(eenadu.ttf)
plese tell me the way how to do this.
Actually what is the method to install any softwere ,downloaded from net.
k.nagasubba reddy

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Old 08-29-2006, 03:53 AM   #2
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You are asking two questions here. For the font, copy it to the truetype font directory in /usr/share/fonts and then run "fc-cache". As for installing software, take a look here.
Old 08-31-2006, 12:11 AM   #3
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thanks reddazz , now iam able to watch my mother toung launguage(TELUGU) on net.


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