fonts-ttf-sil-charis-compact - A version of Charis SIL with tighter line spacing

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic noarch
Package name fonts-ttf-sil-charis-compact
Package version 4.106
Package release alt3_13
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 6.18 MB
Download size 6.18 MB
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Charis SIL provides glyphs for a wide range of Latin and Cyrillic characters.
Charis is similar to Bitstream Charter, one of the first fonts designed
specifically for laser printers. It is highly readable and holds up well in
less-than-ideal reproduction environments. It also has a full set of styles
a.. regular, italic, bold, bold italic a.. and so is more useful in general
publishing than Doulos SIL. Charis is a serif proportionally spaced font
optimized for readability in long printed documents.
The Charis SIL Compact fonts were derived from Charis SIL using SIL TypeTuner,
by setting the a.'Line spacinga.' feature to a.'Tighta.', and they cannot be TypeTuned
again. They may exhibit some diacritics clipping on screen (but should print


Package Version Architecture Repository
fonts-ttf-sil-charis-compact - - -


Name Value
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -


Name Value
font(charissilcompact) -
fontlang(be) -
fontlang(ber-dz) -
fontlang(en) -
fontlang(ru) -
fontlang(uk) -
fonts-ttf-sil-charis-compact = 4.106-alt3_13


Type URL
Binary Package fonts-ttf-sil-charis-compact-4.106-alt3_13.noarch.rpm
Source Package fonts-ttf-sil-charis-compact-4.106-alt3_13.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install fonts-ttf-sil-charis-compact rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install fonts-ttf-sil-charis-compact




2017-10-23 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt3_13
- update to new release by fcimport
2014-12-22 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt3_9
- update to new release by fcimport
2014-06-26 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt3_8
- update to new release by fcimport
2013-02-22 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt3_6
- update to new release by fcimport
2012-07-27 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt3_5
- update to new release by fcimport
2012-03-21 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt3_4
- rebuild to get rid of #27020
2012-01-21 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt2_4
- update to new release by fcimport
2011-08-24 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt2_3
- rebuild with new rpm-build-fonts
2011-08-04 - Igor Vlasenko <> 4.106-alt1_3
- initial release by fcimport

See Also

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fonts-ttf-sil-gentium-basic-1.1-alt3_16.noarch.rpm SIL Gentium Basic font family
fonts-ttf-sil-gentium-basic-book-1.1-alt3_16.noarch.rpm SIL Gentium Book Basic font family
fonts-ttf-sil-gentium-basic-common-1.1-alt3_16.noarch.rpm Common files of sil-gentium-basic
fonts-ttf-sil-gentium-common-1.02-alt5_21.noarch.rpm Common files of SIL Gentium fonts
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fonts-ttf-silkscreen-1.0-alt3_16.noarch.rpm Silkscreen four member type family
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