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Making it easy to download fonts.

Project description


A python script to download fonts directly from dafont site.


First way

To avoid using sudo, installation requires these steps:

  1. Use pip to install the package with all dependencies required:
  • pip install dafontdownloader --user
  1. Use export to persistent use of dafontdownloader script:
  • echo "export PATH=${PATH}:"$HOME"/.local/bin" >> "$HOME"/.bashrc
  1. Use source to start using script in command line:
  • source .bashrc

Second Way

  1. Download this repository, or use git clone

  2. Open repository directory.

  3. Use python3 install

  4. Follow the steps 2 and 3, to persistent use of dafontdownloader script.

Third Way (with sudo)

Attention: use at your own risk!

sudo pip install dafontdownloader

This allow install in bin directory, making it unnecessary to use steps 2 and 3 in the first way.


After installation, type dafontdownloader in the terminal to verify that everything is correct, as in the image: image

Then use: dafontdownloader <name-font> to download and install fonts from dafont site.


dafontdownloader Nemesis Grant

Attention: Make sure you type the name correctly!

More info

The fonts are installed in the user's local .fonts directory


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