A new ipa-gothic-fonts package is now available.
IPA Font is a JIS X 0213:2004 compliant Japanese OpenType font provided by Information-technology Promotion Agency, Japan. The ipa-gothic-fonts package contains the Gothic (sans-serif) style font.
This new package enhances the Japanese support, and adds a JIS X 0213:2004 compliant Gothic font to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. (BZ#606201
All users requiring the JIS X 0213:2004 character set support should install this newly released package, which adds this enhancement.