Originally Posted by vorchan
Thank you so much for this post! I've been trying for ages to get my favourite fonts working, I had no idea about the filenames. I finally got Gentium Book Basic (which I love) with bold and italics working perfectly.
The clarify, by "filenames" I wasn't referring to the suffixes (regular/bold/italic), I already knew that (not that it helped much). What I didn't know was that the files have to be named exactly like the font.
For instance the "Gentium Book Basic" files were named "GenBkBas.ttf" (with suffixes) when downloaded, but with these named the font did not work properly. However when I renamed them "Gentium Book Basic.ttf" (with suffixes) it works flawlessly.