Installing Microsoft Core fonts on CentOS 6

Microsoft fonts installation requires chkfontpath binary. It can be installed with all the dependencies by using atrpms.

1. Install atrpms repository

rpm -ivh

2. Install chkfontpath

yum install chkfontpath -y

3. Download bundled font rpm file


4. Install fonts

rpm -ivh msttcorefonts-2.0-1.noarch.rpm

5. Enable fonts

cd /usr/share/fonts/msttcorefonts

Now all done. MS fonts are available to use on centos server.

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