Fontconfig is a library for configuring and customizing font access.

About Fontconfig

Fontconfig can:

Fontconfig does not:



Git Access

The fontconfig git repository is hosted at

Mailing Lists

The Fontconfig mailing list is used for all fontconfig related mail.

Web fonts

Microsoft has made the common web fonts available free of charge; please read the license before downloading them.

Redhat has made free fonts (GPL+exception) available: Sans (a substitute for Arial, Albany, Helvetica, Nimbus Sans L, and Bitstream Vera Sans), Serif (a substitute for Times New Roman, Thorndale, Nimbus Roman, and Bitstream Vera Serif) and Mono (a substitute for Courier New, Cumberland, Courier, Nimbus Mono L, and Bitstream Vera Sans Mono).