How to draw network diagrams in LibreOffice or OpenOffice

You can use Dia to draw network diagrams in linux or windows. However, if you just want to use LibreOffice Draw or Impress or even Open Office, you can use network images from Cisco. You can them at http://www.cisco.com/web/about/ac50/ac47/2.html You will also find Visio templates at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/prod_cat_visios.html You can see the diagrams created using the … Continue reading How to draw network diagrams in LibreOffice or OpenOffice

Install Shivaji (Devnagiri) true type fonts in Ubuntu

Download Shivaji font from URL below: http://www.marathityping.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/shivaji.zip Open a terminal window as shown in this post. Next, unzip the file and copy the fonts to the /usr/share/fonts/shivaji folder using following commands from a terminal shell: $ cd /usr/share/fonts <enter> $ sudo mkdir shivaji <enter> $ sudo unzip shivaji.zip <enter> $ exit That’s it. You can … Continue reading Install Shivaji (Devnagiri) true type fonts in Ubuntu

Install Shivaji (Devnagiri) true type fonts in Fedora

Download Shivaji font from URL below: http://www.marathityping.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/shivaji.zip Next, unzip the file and copy the fonts to the /usr/share/fonts/shivaji folder using following commands from a terminal shell: # cd /usr/share/fonts <enter> # mkdir shivaji <enter> # unzip shivaji.zip <enter> # exit That's it. You can now start up LibreOffice and verify the font can be used.