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A simple webfont hosting. Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts.

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finesse/web-fonts-repository

A simple webfont hosting. Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts.

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The README.md

Web fonts repository

Latest Stable Version Total Downloads PHP from PackagistTest Status Maintainability Test Coverage, (*1)

A simple webfont hosting inspired by Google Fonts. It runs on your server, stores and distributes webfont files and generates CSS on-the-go for embedding fonts on web pages., (*2)

Quick start

Requirements

  1. HTTP server supporting PHP ≥ 7.0
  2. Composer (required for installation)

Installation

1. Download the source code

Run the following code in the console:, (*3)

composer create-project finesse/web-fonts-repository webfonts

Where webfonts is a path to a directory where the repository should be installed., (*4)

Or you can make some things manually:, (*5)

  1. Download the source code from GitHub and extract it.
  2. Open a terminal and go to the source code root.
  3. Install the libraries by running in the terminal: bash composer install
  4. Prepare the repository by running in the terminal: bash composer run-script post-create-project-cmd

2. File permissions

Give the user behalf which the web server runs permissions to write inside the logs directory., (*6)

You can just run this in the console:, (*7)

# Don't do it in production!
chmod 777 logs

3. Web server

Make the directory public be the document root of the web server. Or just open http://localhost/public if you installed the repository to the web server root., (*8)

Make all the requests to not-existing files be handled by public/index.php. If your server is Apache, it's already done., (*9)

Make the server add the Access-Control-Allow-Origin: * HTTP-header to the font files. Otherwise some browsers will reject using fonts from the repository. * Apache: all you need to do is to make sure that the mod_header.c module is on (run the a2enmod headers command and restart the server to turn it on). * Nginx: use this instruction., (*10)

Setup

Put your font files (woff, woff2, ttf, otf, eot, svg) to the public/fonts directory. You may separate them by subdirectories. You can convert webfont files using Transfonter., (*11)

All settings go to the file config/settings-local.php. If you don't have it, copy it from the file config/settings-local.php.example., (*12)

Parameters:, (*13)

displayErrorDetails

Whether errors details should be sent to browser. Anyway errors are written to the file logs/app.log. You should turn it off on production server., (*14)

logger/level

How many messages should be logged to the file. The value is one of the \Psr\Log\LogLevel constants. You can read more about log levels here., (*15)

fonts

The list of fonts available in the repository. Simple example:, (*16)

return [
    // ...
    'fonts' => [
        'Open Sans' => [
            'styles' => [
                '300' => 'OpenSans/opensans-light.*',
                '300i' => 'OpenSans/opensans-light-italic.*',
                '400' => 'OpenSans/opensans-regular.*',
                '400i' => 'OpenSans/opensans-regular-italic.*',
            ]
        ],
        'Roboto' => [
            'styles' => [
                '300' => 'Roboto/roboto-light.*',
                '400' => 'Roboto/roboto-regular.*',
                '500' => 'Roboto/roboto-medium.*',
                '700' => 'Roboto/roboto-bold.*',
            ]
        ]
    ]
];

The fonts array keys are the font families names. The styles arrays keys are the styles names. The numbers in the style names are the font weights, i stands for italic., (*17)

The font file paths are given relative to the public/fonts directory. The file paths are the glob search patterns. It means that the repository should consider all files matching the pattern as font files., (*18)

You can find more examples and possibilities here., (*19)

Usage

Add a <link> tag to the HTML code of the page on which you want to embed a font:, (*20)

<link rel="stylesheet" href="http://web-fonts-repository.local/css?family=Open+Sans:400,400i,700,700i|Roboto:300,400" />

Where http://web-fonts-repository.local is the root URL of an installed web fonts repository., (*21)

The required fonts are specified the same way as on Google Fonts. Font families are divided by |, families styles are divided by ,, family name is separated from styles list using :., (*22)

You may omit the styles list. In this case the regular style (400) is used., (*23)

<link rel="stylesheet" href="http://web-fonts-repository.local/css?family=Open+Sans" />

You can specify a value for the font-display style property using display parameter. Example:, (*24)

<link rel="stylesheet" href="http://web-fonts-repository.local/css?family=Open+Sans&display=swap" />

Then embed a font in a CSS code:, (*25)

body {
    font-family: 'Open Sans', sans-serif;
}

Versions compatibility

The project follows the Semantic Versioning., (*26)

It means that patch versions are fully compatible (i.e. 1.2.1 and 1.2.2), minor versions are backward compatible (i.e. 1.2.1 and 1.3.2) and major versions are not compatible (i.e. 1.2.1 and 3.0). The pre-release versions (0.*) are a bit different: patch versions are backward compatible and minor versions are not compatible., (*27)

License

MIT. See the LICENSE file for details., (*28)

The Versions

16/05 2018

dev-master

9999999-dev https://github.com/Finesse/web-fonts-repository

A simple webfont hosting. Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts.

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MIT

The Requires

 

The Development Requires

by Surgie Finesse

repository css hosting font webfonts google fonts google-fonts

16/05 2018

v0.2.2

0.2.2.0 https://github.com/Finesse/web-fonts-repository

A simple webfont hosting. Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts.

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MIT

The Requires

 

The Development Requires

by Surgie Finesse

repository css hosting font webfonts google fonts

09/02 2018

v0.2.1

0.2.1.0 https://github.com/FinesseRus/web-fonts-repository

A simple Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts

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MIT

The Requires

 

The Development Requires

by Surgie Finesse

css font webfonts google-fonts

04/12 2017

v0.2.0

0.2.0.0 https://github.com/FinesseRus/web-fonts-repository

A simple Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts

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MIT

The Requires

 

The Development Requires

by Surgie Finesse

css font webfonts google-fonts

21/10 2017

v0.1.3

0.1.3.0 https://github.com/FinesseRus/web-fonts-repository

A simple Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts

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MIT

The Requires

 

The Development Requires

by Surgie Finesse

font webfonts

15/08 2017

0.1.2

0.1.2.0 http://github.com/FinesseRus/web-fonts-repository

A simple Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts

  Sources   Download

MIT

The Requires

 

The Development Requires

by Surgie Finesse

font webfonts

07/08 2017

0.1.1

0.1.1.0 http://github.com/FinesseRus/web-fonts-repository

A simple Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts

  Sources   Download

MIT

The Requires

 

The Development Requires

by Surgie Finesse

font webfonts

06/08 2017

0.1

0.1.0.0 http://github.com/FinesseRus/web-fonts-repository

A simple Google Fonts alternative for your own fonts

  Sources   Download

MIT

The Requires

 

The Development Requires

by Surgie Finesse

font webfonts