[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#457481: ttf-sil-abyssinica: Please provide a udeb for D-I purposes

Christian Perrier bubulle at debian.org
Sat Dec 22 18:40:51 UTC 2007

Package: ttf-sil-abyssinica
Severity: normal
Tags: patch

The font provided in this package is planned for use by Debian Installer to
support Amharic which has recently been activated.

For this, we need a udeb with the font alone. The attached patch allows
creating it.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.22-3-686 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages ttf-sil-abyssinica depends on:
ii  defoma                       0.11.10-0.1 Debian Font Manager -- automatic f

Versions of packages ttf-sil-abyssinica recommends:
ii  fontconfig      2.5.0-2                  generic font configuration library
ii  fontforge       0.0.20071110-1           Font editor for PS, TrueType and O
pn  fontforge-doc   <none>                   (no description available)
ii  fonttools       1.99+2.0b1+cvs20061021-2 Converts OpenType and TrueType fon
pn  freetype2-demos <none>                   (no description available)
ii  gucharmap       1:1.10.1-1               Unicode character picker and font 
pn  gwaterfall      <none>                   (no description available)
ii  inkscape        0.45.1-1                 vector-based drawing program
ii  libfont-ttf-per 0.43-1                   Perl module for TrueType font hack
pn  libgraphite2    <none>                   (no description available)
ii  x-ttcidfont-con 26                       TrueType and CID fonts configurati
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diff -Nru ttf-sil-abyssinica-1.0/debian/control ttf-sil-abyssinica-1.0.new/debian/control
--- ttf-sil-abyssinica-1.0/debian/control	2007-12-22 19:36:50.000000000 +0100
+++ ttf-sil-abyssinica-1.0.new/debian/control	2007-12-22 18:56:16.374026308 +0100
@@ -38,3 +38,12 @@
  Author: NRSI team - SIL International
  Homepage: http://scripts.sil.org/AbyssinicaSILfont
+Package: ttf-sil-abyssinica-udeb
+XC-Package-Type: udeb
+Section: debian-installer
+Provides: ttf-installer
+Architecture: all
+Description: Debian-Installer font for the Ethiopic script (Amharic)
+ This package provides an Ethiopic script font for use with the GTK frontend
+ of debian-installer.
diff -Nru ttf-sil-abyssinica-1.0/debian/ttf-sil-abyssinica-udeb.install ttf-sil-abyssinica-1.0.new/debian/ttf-sil-abyssinica-udeb.install
--- ttf-sil-abyssinica-1.0/debian/ttf-sil-abyssinica-udeb.install	1970-01-01 01:00:00.000000000 +0100
+++ ttf-sil-abyssinica-1.0.new/debian/ttf-sil-abyssinica-udeb.install	2007-12-22 18:54:04.380824834 +0100
@@ -0,0 +1 @@
+Abyssinica_SIL.ttf usr/share/fonts/truetype/ttf-sil-abyssinica

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