For Users who are using Very older version of Ubuntu

Read Telugu:

For Older versions of Ubuntu:

In Ubuntu Dapper & Ubuntu Edgy :

  • sudo apt-get install ttf-telugu-fonts ttf-indic-fonts language-pack-te
  • wget http://abhiomkar.googlepages.com/fonts.cache-1
  • sudo cp fonts.cache-1 /usr/share/fonts/truetype/ttf-telugu-fonts
  • sudo fc-cache
  • Restart your computer ( or restart the xsession ) to get correct telugu rendering

In Ubuntu Feisty Fawn / Gutsy / Hardy :

  • sudo apt-get install ttf-telugu-fonts ttf-indic-fonts language-pack-te
  • wget http://abhiomkar.googlepages.com/lohit_te.ttf
  • sudo cp lohit_te.ttf /usr/share/fonts/truetype/ttf-telugu-fonts/
  • sudo fc-cache
  • Restart your computer ( or restart the xsession ) to get correct telugu rendering

Input Telugu:

In Ubuntu Dapper (Older Version):

  • sudo apt-get install scim scim-gtk2-immodule scim-m17n m17n-lib m17n-db
  • wget http://www.soe.ucsc.edu/~snk/pub/scim/scim-m17n_0.2.0_i386.deb
  • wget http://www.soe.ucsc.edu/~snk/pub/scim/m17n-lib-bin_1.3.3_i386.deb
  • wget http://www.soe.ucsc.edu/~snk/pub/scim/m17n-db_1.3.3_all.deb
  • wget http://www.soe.ucsc.edu/~snk/pub/scim/libm17n-0_1.3.3_i386.deb
  • http://www.soe.ucsc.edu/~snk/pub/scim/libm17n-dev_1.3.3_i386.deb
  • sudo dpkg -i *.deb
  • wget http://www.soe.ucsc.edu/~snk/pub/scim/te-rts.mim
  • sudo cp te-rts.mim /usr/share/m17n/