Nimbus Sans L Font

by URW++
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Nimbus Sans L is a version of Nimbus Sans using Adobe font sources. It was designed in 1987. The family includes 17 fonts in 5 weights and 2 widths, with Nimbus Sans L Extra Black only available in condensed roman format.

A subset of Nimbus Sans L, which includes regular and bold weight fonts in all widths and styles, were released under the GPL and AFPL in Type 1 format in 1996 and LPPL in 2009, and is one of several freely licensed fonts offered by URW++.

Although the characters are not exactly the same, Nimbus Sans L has metrics almost identical to Helvetica and Arial. Nimbus Sans L is one of the Ghostscript fonts, a set of free alternatives to the 35 basic PostScript fonts (which include Helvetica).

It is a standard typeface in many GNU/Linux distributions.[12] It was used as default font in OpenOffice.org Calc and Impress in some GNU/Linux distributions (e.g. Ubuntu - up to version 8.10; since Ubuntu 9.04 the default font was changed to Liberation Sans).

License

General Public License - GNU GPL (Free for Commercial Use)

Uploaded on

04 April, 2018

4 font files

Nimbus Sans L style Nimbus Sans L | OpenType | NimbusSanL-Reg.otf
Nimbus Sans L Italic style Nimbus Sans L Italic | OpenType | NimbusSanL-RegIta.otf
Nimbus Sans L Bold style Nimbus Sans L Bold | OpenType | NimbusSanL-Bol.otf
Nimbus Sans L Bold Italic style Nimbus Sans L Bold Italic | OpenType | NimbusSanL-BolIta.otf

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