fonts-nafees - nafees free OpenType Urdu fonts

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename fonts-nafees_1.2-5ubuntu1_all.deb
Package name fonts-nafees
Package version 1.2
Package release 5ubuntu1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category fonts
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 219.37 KB
Installed size 713.00 KB
This is a free OpenType Urdu font (Nafees Web Naskh), designed and
developed by the Center for Research in Urdu Language Processing
(CRULP, at National University of Computer and
Emerging Sciences (


Package Version Architecture Repository
fonts-nafees_1.2-5ubuntu1_all.deb 1.2 all Ubuntu Main
fonts-nafees - - -


Name Value
ttf-nafees << 1.2-4


Type URL
Binary Package fonts-nafees_1.2-5ubuntu1_all.deb
Source Package fonts-nafees

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install fonts-nafees deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install fonts-nafees




2014-04-07 - Gunnar Hjalmarsson <>
fonts-nafees (1.2-5ubuntu1) trusty; urgency=low
[ Gunnar Hjalmarsson ]
* debian/extras/NafeesNastaleeq.ttf:
- Nafees Nastaleeq added.
* debian/patches/fontconfig-recipe.patch:
- Make Nafees Nastaleeq the preferred font for Urdu (LP: #1153188).
[ Iain Lane ]
* Add Nastaleeq license to d/copyright
2014-01-05 - Christian Perrier <>
fonts-nafees (1.2-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Update Standards to 3.9.5 (checked)
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 9
* Drop transitional package
* Add 'Multi-Arch: foreign' field
* Use 'Breaks' instead of 'Conflicts'. Drop 'Provides' as it is no
longer needed (installations should have transitioned since wheezy
and the package has anyway no reverse dependency.
* Use xz extreme compression for deb packages
* Use git for packaging: adapt Vcs-* fields
2011-10-23 - Christian Perrier <>
fonts-nafees (1.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
* Rename source package to "fonts-nafees" to fit the Font
Packages Naming Policy.
* Bump Standards to 3.9.2 (checked)
* Change fonts install directory from
usr/share/fonts/truetype/ttf-nafees-* to
* Add Vcs-svn and Vcs-browser fields to debian/control
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 8
* Drop defoma transition script as even stable dropped defoma
support for this package
2009-12-20 - Christian Perrier <>
ttf-nafees (1.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Paul Wise ]
* Change section to fonts
2009-12-08 - Christian Perrier <>
ttf-nafees (1.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to debhelper v7
* Use a minimal debian/rules file
* Switch to 3.0 (quilt) source format
* Add ${misc:Depends} to dependencies to properly cope with
debhelper-triggerred dependencies
* Add myself as Uploader
* Update Standards to 3.8.3 (checked)
* Drop defoma use
* Complete copyright and point to GPL-2 file
2006-05-31 - Mohammed Adnène Trojette <>
ttf-nafees (1.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release. (Closes: #369654)

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