X.Org X Window System
This metapackage provides the components for a standalone workstation running the X Window System. It provides the X libraries, an X server, a set of fonts, and a group of basic X clients and utilities.
TeX Live: A decent selection of the TeX Live packages
The TeX Live software distribution offers a complete TeX system. It encompasses programs for typesetting, previewing and printing of TeX documents in many different languages, and a large collection of TeX macros and font libraries. . This metapackage provides a decent selection of the TeX Live packages which should suffice for the most common tasks. . The distribution also includes extensive general documentation about TeX, as well as the documentation accompanying the included software packages.
generic font configuration library - runtime
Fontconfig is a font configuration and customization library, which does not depend on the X Window System. It is designed to locate fonts within the system and select them according to requirements specified by applications.
tool to adjust advanced configuration settings for GNOME
GNOME Tweak Tool allows the adjustment of several advanced GNOME options that can't be configured in gnome-control-center. This includes things like: * fonts used in user interface elements and titlebar * font hinting and aliasing * alternative user interface themes * changes in window management behaviour * behaviour on laptop lid close * file manager desktop icons * icons in menus and buttons
PDF utilities (based on Poppler)
Poppler is a PDF rendering library based on Xpdf PDF viewer.
Terminal Emulator for GNUstep
This provides terminal emulation in a GNUstep environment. It gives colorized terminals with configurable fonts, and also allows users to configure shell utilities as GNUstep services.