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I am looking for a program for Ubuntu/Linux that allows me to set the default font for each font-family.

As example: I want to use the font "Roboto" as the default font for the "sans-serif" family.

I want to use a GUI rather then a command line tool, but I'll accept a command line solution, if it is easy and neat.

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Updated Answer

A tool specifically developed for such task is pyfontfixer (This is the tool I actually used and forgot it's name and question is just to find it. Now I found it). It is pretty straightforward. Here is a screenshot of this tool.

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Old Answer

One such tool available for Linux is Font-Manager. It can be installed on Ubuntu using command

sudo apt-get install font-manager

or from Software Center. Open up this software and click on the Set Font Preference button on bottom of it and Select Alias Editor

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Then on the new window, click on the Add Alias button and type the generic name of the family, such as sans-serif, then click Add Substitute button and type or select the font name you want to replace with.

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It should now replace the generic family sans-serif with the selected font.

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