efont-unicode-bdf is a comprehensive collection of Unicode BDF fonts. It consists of 10, 12, 14, 16 and 24 pixels fonts; all fonts having bold, italic, and bold-italic typefaces. Included fonts have various origins, and the origin of each font is carefully documented to make it clear whether and under what conditions you may use, modify, or re-distribute any part of our work.
webFonts4Linux is a shell scripts that automates the process of downloading and installing Microsoft's Web Core Fonts, a collection of high-quality True Type fonts designed for use with low resolutions. webFonts2Linux exists because although these Microsoft distributes these fonts for free, strong redistribution restrictions makes it impossible to distribute a tarball or package containing them.
This HOWTO explains how to extract embedded bitmaps (sbits) out of CJK TrueType fonts, generating high quality bit-mapped fonts for X11. Included are several encoding maps for Chinese, Japanese, and Korean encodings. Most CJK TrueType fonts include embedded bitmaps for 10, 12, 14, 16, 18 and 20 point sizes.
UNI-VGA is primarily intended to be the single source of fonts for console and for XDosEmu. It can be used in X11 as-is; for use on console, a script to convert from BDF to PSF is included. It was designed to be usable both in 9-pixel (VGA text console) and in 8-pixel (framebuffer console and X11) modes, with VGA 8th to 9th pixel expansion accurately taken into account.