Updating hardy heron to ibex
The font Evince is very closely related to "Nimbus Mono L" except it is oblique by 10 degrees (I measured it) and it looks bolder than it should be.
Looking through the font-config configuration files in /etc/fonts suggests that "Nimbus Mono L" is what fontconfig recommends for "Courier." Also, see: It displays correctly on my Evince, I don't know if it's because I installed msttcorefonts or ttf-liberation (probably the second).
With another Ubuntu release, it has come the time to update our series of posts on how to install Oracle 11g on Ubuntu.
If you’ve been following, we’ve been publishing updated howtos since Ubuntu 7.04: In fact, in this article I refer several times to previous posts regarding some configuration aspects and why I chose particular values.
There are some reboots and also there’s a specific order you need to do things, so please follow the instructions step-by-step and verify the the results of every single command. Get Ubuntu 8.10 Server here; and Oracle 11g R1 here.
It also contains information for building the SWIG executable and distribution tarball and Windows distribution zip file.Also, note that this series of posts is a work in progress and we were able to improve this series with your help.