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02/02: doc: Mention fonts for Asian languages.

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: 02/02: doc: Mention fonts for Asian languages.
Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2015 16:39:57 +0000

civodul pushed a commit to branch master
in repository guix.

commit 5c36edc818e434c4cf75f69a476a74d932ca1e6d
Author: Ludovic Courtès <address@hidden>
Date:   Thu Nov 19 17:22:42 2015 +0100

    doc: Mention fonts for Asian languages.
    Suggested by Alex Vong <address@hidden>.
    * doc/guix.texi (Application Setup): Explain how to install X11 fonts
      for Asian languages.
 doc/guix.texi |   11 +++++++++++
 1 files changed, 11 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/guix.texi b/doc/guix.texi
index f978f3d..233c371 100644
--- a/doc/guix.texi
+++ b/doc/guix.texi
@@ -1000,6 +1000,17 @@ to display fonts, you will have to install fonts with 
Guix as well.
 Essential font packages include @code{gs-fonts}, @code{font-dejavu}, and
+To display text written in Chinese languages, Japanese, or Korean in
+graphical applications, consider installing
address@hidden or @code{font-wqy-zenhei}.  The former
+has multiple outputs, one per language family (@pxref{Packages with
+Multiple Outputs}).  For instance, the following command installs fonts
+for Chinese languages:
+guix package -i font-adobe-source-han-sans:cn
address@hidden example
 @c TODO What else?
 @c *********************************************************************

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