measure objects on screen with a variety of metrics

screenruler

measure objects on screen with a variety of metrics

ScreenRuler will display a ruler on screen which allows you to measure the other objects that you've there. It has the following features: * Horizontal and vertical measurement in 6 different metrics: pixels, centimetres, inches, picas, points, and as a percentage of the ruler's length. * Cusomizable colors and fonts. * Keyboard control for precise positioning. * Option for the ruler to stay always on top of other windows.
font editor

fontforge

font editor

FontForge is a font editor. Use it to create, edit and convert fonts in OpenType, TrueType, UFO, CID-keyed, Multiple Master, and many other formats.
metapackage to pull in Roboto fonts

fonts-roboto

metapackage to pull in Roboto fonts

Roboto is Google's signature family of fonts, the default font in Android and ChromeOS and the recommended font for Google's visual language, Material Design.
font viewer for GNOME

gnome-font-viewer

font viewer for GNOME

This program can preview fonts and create thumbnails for fonts.
simple viewer for NFO files

nfoview

simple viewer for NFO files

NFO Viewer is a simple viewer for NFO files, which are "ASCII art" in the CP437 codepage. The advantages of using NFO Viewer instead of a text editor are preset font and encoding settings, automatic window size and clickable hyperlinks.
custom vector fonts

links2

Web browser running in both graphics and text mode

Links is a graphics and text mode WWW browser, similar to Lynx. It displays tables, frames, downloads on background, uses HTTP/1.1 keepalive connections. In graphics mode it displays PNG, JPEG, GIF, TIFF, and XBM pictures, runs external bindings on other types, and features anti-aliased font, smooth image zooming, 48-bit dithering, and gamma and aspect ratio correction.