[Pkg-fonts-devel] bugs with packaged and distributed fonts

Ming Hua minghua at ubuntu.com
Fri Jun 8 06:30:26 UTC 2007

clone 427885 -1 -2
retitle 427885 Chandas, Kalimati, and Samanata fonts violate other fonts' copyright/license
reassign 427885 ttf-devanagari-fonts 1:0.4.9
retitle -1 Rachana font violates other font's copyright/license
reassign -1 ttf-malayalam-fonts 1:0.4.9
retitle -2 Utkal font violates other font's copyright/license
reassign -2 ttf-oriya-fonts 1:0.4.9
clone 427887 -3
retitle 427887 Aakar and Rekha fonts have non-standard encoding
reassign 427887 ttf-gujarati-fonts 1:0.4.9
retitle -3 TSCu Paranar font has non-standard encoding
reassign -3 ttf-tamil-fonts 1:0.4.9

On Thu, Jun 07, 2007 at 10:24:06AM +0200, Denis Jacquerye wrote:
> >
> > Another thing, Denis, when you're filing bugs, please do so against
> > the individual font packages, and not ttf-indic-fonts itself
> Launchpad doesn't list the individual packages, or I couldn't find them.

No, Launchpad categorize bugs with source packages, so it's not easy to
see bugs against a particular binary package.

However, many bugs has a "binary package hint" note that shows the
binary package they are filed against.  In the case of the these font
bugs, the reporter listed the binary package names in the bug
description quite clearly.

I'm doing the needed BTS dance to clone and  reassign those Indic font
bugs to individual font binary packages.  (Hopefully I didn't make any


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