fonts-taml - Meta package to install all Tamil fonts

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename fonts-taml_1.3_all.deb
Package name fonts-taml
Package version 1.3
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category fonts
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 2.96 KB
Installed size 27.00 KB
This package allows you to install all available Tamil fonts
in Debian.
After installing this package you will have following packages
installed on your system.
* fonts-lohit-taml
* fonts-lohit-taml-classical
* fonts-samyak-taml


Package Version Architecture Repository
fonts-taml_1.3_all.deb 1.3 all Ubuntu Main
fonts-taml - - -


Name Value
fonts-lohit-taml -
fonts-lohit-taml-classical -
fonts-samyak-taml -


Name Value
ttf-tamil-fonts -


Type URL
Binary Package fonts-taml_1.3_all.deb
Source Package fonts-taml

Install Howto

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




2013-06-02 - Vasudev Kamath <>
fonts-taml (2:1.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Improved the long description to mention which packages will be
installed as dependency.
* Drop the the ttf-tamil-fonts transitional dummy package.
* Introduced new tamil font fonts-taml-classical as dependency.
* Bumped debhelper versioned dependency to >= 8
* Bumped Standrds-Version to 3.9.4, no source change required.
* Marked the package as multi-arch foreign to allow smooth installtion
on multi-arch systems.
2012-09-16 - Vasudev Kamath <>
fonts-taml (2:1.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
+ Added fonts-samyak-taml to Depends (Closes: #687806).
2012-03-09 - Kartik Mistry <>
fonts-taml (2:1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* debian/control:
+ Updated Breaks: ttf-tamil-fonts (<< 2:1.0) for correct upgrade.
+ Updated long description.
* debian/rules:
+ Simple rules file using dh.
* Removed empty files, debian/docs, debian/install.
* debian/copyright:
+ Updated to copyright-format 1.0
+ Updated debian/* files copyright.
2012-03-04 - Debian-IN Team <>
fonts-taml (2:1.0) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* This package is replacement for ttf-tamil-fonts package.

See Also

Package Description
fonts-telu-extra_2.0-3_all.deb Free fonts for Telugu script
fonts-telu_1.2_all.deb Meta package to install all Telugu fonts
fonts-thai-tlwg_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai fonts maintained by TLWG (metapackage)
fonts-tibetan-machine_1.901b-5_all.deb font for Tibetan, Dzongkha and Ladakhi (OpenType Unicode)
fonts-tlwg-garuda-ttf_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Garuda TrueType font
fonts-tlwg-garuda_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Garuda font (dependency package)
fonts-tlwg-kinnari-ttf_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Kinnari TrueType font
fonts-tlwg-kinnari_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Kinnari font (dependency package)
fonts-tlwg-laksaman-ttf_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Laksaman TrueType font
fonts-tlwg-laksaman_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Laksaman font (dependency package)
fonts-tlwg-loma-ttf_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Loma TrueType font
fonts-tlwg-loma_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Loma font (dependency package)
fonts-tlwg-mono-ttf_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai TlwgMono TrueType font
fonts-tlwg-mono_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai TlwgMono font (dependency package)
fonts-tlwg-norasi-ttf_0.6.2-2.1_all.deb Thai Norasi TrueType font