Comment 11 for bug 1269017

Jamie Strandboge (jdstrand) wrote :

FYI: fonts-noto - "No Tofu" font families with large Unicode coverage

$ apt-cache policy fonts-noto
  Installed: (none)
  Candidate: 2013-04-11-2
  Version table:
     2013-04-11-2 0
        500 utopic/universe amd64 Packages
        500 utopic/universe amd64 Packages

Ie, fonts-noto appears to already be packaged in Ubuntu. On my mako device with most recent promoted:

$ sudo apt-get install fonts-noto
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 1,631 kB of archives.
After this operation, 6,059 kB of additional disk space will be used.

I installed this on my device and tested if emojis worked. Now I see rectangles whereas before, I think I just saw nothing. Seems adding this to the touch seed would be part of the fix, but maybe more needs to be done.