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So Am I.
I created the same "posting" when I found out that if you highlight the text and right-click and go to the font options, you get a limited font listing.

MAYBE the two posting have nearly the same title.

On 06/03/2012 10:38 AM, Alon Bar-Lev wrote:
I am confused.
I am the original poster... and the one who made the spelling thank
you for draw my attention to this, sorry about that.
As far as I am concerned with fixed Gentoo ebuild that installs the
*.afm the type1 culmus fonts are shown in the drop down and working.

On Sun, Jun 3, 2012 at 5:01 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P
<>  wrote:
As the original poster, including the misspelled title, the problem was not
the drop down menu on the toolbar, but the menu with highlighting and
right-clicking to choose the font for that section.  That is where only the
first 50, 75, or whatever, fonts show up and the rest are not shown at all.

So for the original posting, it is not solved.  For the Type-1 fonts issue
you seemed to have it may have been solved, but not of the original

On 06/03/2012 12:51 AM, Alon Bar-Lev wrote:
Solved, thanks to NoOp hint, figured out that *.afm are missing at Gentoo.
Font is working, although no preview in drop down as in the font I
converted to TTF.
But this is great!

Thanks to all.

On Sun, Jun 3, 2012 at 7:20 AM, Alon Bar-Lev<>
On Sun, Jun 3, 2012 at 6:01 AM, NoOp<>    wrote:
On 05/31/2012 05:19 AM, Alon Bar-Lev wrote:

I opened an old document of mine which used the culmus fonts[1], more
precisely the "Frank Ruehl CLM" font. So I guess it used to work back
then in openoffice.

Although the font is installed on the system, the document is not
presented using that font, and the font not listed at the font

I then discovered that a lot of fonts are absent from the selection.

Is there any way to use these fonts within a document? It is very
important as these font for example are complete Hebrew fonts, most
other fonts out there supports only the basics.

Alon Bar-Lev.


Perhaps I'm missing the picture, but when I install culmus fonts (from
my distro Ubuntu - culmus and culmus-fancy) I get:

$ ls /usr/share/fonts/truetype/culmus
DavidCLM-BoldItalic.ttf        MiriamMonoCLM-BoldOblique.ttf
DavidCLM-Bold.ttf              MiriamMonoCLM-Bold.ttf
DavidCLM-MediumItalic.ttf      MiriamMonoCLM-BookOblique.ttf
DavidCLM-Medium.ttf            MiriamMonoCLM-Book.ttf
HadasimCLM-BoldOblique.ttf     SimpleCLM-BoldOblique.ttf
HadasimCLM-Bold.ttf            SimpleCLM-Bold.ttf
HadasimCLM-RegularOblique.ttf  SimpleCLM-MediumOblique.ttf
HadasimCLM-Regular.ttf         SimpleCLM-Medium.ttf
MiriamCLM-Bold.ttf             StamAshkenazCLM.ttf
MiriamCLM-Book.ttf             StamSefaradCLM.ttf


$ locate FrankRueh

Those fonts show up just fine for me in LO
Build ID: 235ab8a-3802056-4a8fed3-2d66ea8-e241b80
And AOO 3.4.0.
Are you sue you see the Frank Ruehl font at the font drop down?


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