α
Published on

Install Fira Code Font for Ubuntu

142 words1 min read
Authors

This tutorial provides instructions for installing the Fira Code font in various versions of Ubuntu. This is my favorite font due to its various ligatures.

Ubuntu 16.04

sudo apt-install git
cd /tmp
git clone https://github.com/tonsky/FiraCode.git
sudo mv -i /tmp/FiraCode/distr/ttf /usr/share/fonts/truetype/fira-code
sudo fc-cache -fv

Ubuntu 17.04, 18.04, 20.04 and later

sudo apt update && \
sudo apt install fonts-firacode

More?

Installation for other systems: https://github.com/tonsky/FiraCode/wiki/Linux-instructions