Monday, November 29, 2010

Installing Marathi fonts in Ubuntu and using them

follow following steps:

1. Install fonts:
             $ sudo apt-get install ttf-indic-fonts

2. Inputting Marathi Text: ( from Wikipedia)

  • Go to Applications > Preferences > Keyboard.
  • Select the "Layouts" tab.
  • Select the keyboard for the language or script you wish to use from the "Available Layouts" frame and then press "Add".
  • Press "Close" to discard the dialogue box.
  • Right click on the main menu on your desktop and select "Add to Panel...".
  • Select "Keyboard Indicator" and click "Add".
  • Position the keyboard indicator on your menu bar and click it to switch between keyboard layouts.
Another option is to use SCIM, to enable that,


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