[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#506688: ttf-liberation: Please include the sources of the fonts

Caius "kaio" Chance cchance at redhat.com
Fri Nov 28 05:08:26 UTC 2008

Hi Holger,

I definitely am not an author, but just a maintainer. :)

fedorahosted.org suggested me to keep it under their
"fedorahosted.org/releases" location:


Please feel free to let me know for anything.

Best Regards,

Holger Levsen wrote:
> Hi Caius,
> thanks for maintaining ttf-liberation!
> looking at https://fedorahosted.org/liberation-fonts/browser/trunk I saw you 
> did the last commits in ttf-liberations svn, and your email address is the 
> only one listed in AUTHORS, that's why I ask you about this Debian bug.
> http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/pool/main/t/ttf-liberation/ttf-liberation_1.04.92.orig.tar.gz 
> doesn't contain the .sfd files, which we'd like to include into a next upload 
> of the debian source package. 
> So for doing this, I see two options: add the .sfd files as a huge debian-diff 
> patch, or create my own 1.04.92-dfsg.tar.gz. The second option seems better 
> or the way to go, unless you'd create a (new) tarball containing those .sfd 
> files.
> What do you think?
> (http://bugs.debian.org/506688 contains the full story, though I assume the 
> above is enough.)
> regards,
> 	Holger
> BTW: http://bugs.debian.org/506469 is about an ugly greek letter m (U+03BC) in 
> liberation sans regular, not sure if you noticed already. 

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