How to install JetBrains Mono on Ubuntu and enable in Sublime?27 Jul 2020
JetBrains recently released JetBrains Mono fonts for free.
It is very friendly to developers as the font has,
- Increased height and letter spacing for a better reading experience(study says we spend 80%+ time on reading code)
- Code-specific ligatures merges multiple symbols helps eyes to process less
- And it’s free & open source
How install in Ubuntu?
Download and Install
Use browser to download zip from Jetbrains Mono page and
unzip it in
~/.local/share/fonts/ to use it for specific user or
/usr/share/fonts for system wide use.
Use command line
$ wget https://download.jetbrains.com/fonts/JetBrainsMono-2.001.zip $ unzip JetBrainsMono-2.001.zip
To use it for specific user:
$ mv JetBrainsMono-*.ttf ~/.local/share/fonts/
To use it sysem-wide:
$ sudo mv JetBrainsMono-*.ttf /usr/share/fonts/
How to enable in Sublime Text?
Download latest version from here
Preferences > Settings
"font_face": "JetBrains Mono"on the User’s pref
- Save (