This package provides a standard set of character-cell low-resolution Cyrillic fonts. These are CP1251 (microsoft-cp1251) fonts. In most cases it is desirable to have the X font server (xfs) and/or an X server installed to make the fonts available to X clients.
The fonts are modified (mainly with Cyrillic added) versions of the standard X-Window fonts from misc/. Upstream author: Dmitry Bolkhovityanov