Install Fira in Ubuntu

Note: This method no longer applies. I have posted the updated method here.

Mozilla's new typeface, used in Firefox OS: http://mozilla.github.io/Fira/

I use this font everywhere, including on this site, as an operating system font, and as a monospace font for code.

One of the first scripts I run after a fresh Ubuntu MATE install:

wget https://github.com/mozilla/Fira/archive/master.zip
unzip master.zip
sudo mkdir -p /usr/share/fonts/truetype/fira
sudo cp Fira-master/ttf/* /usr/share/fonts/truetype/fira


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