[Pkg-fonts-devel] /usr/share/fonts/opentype ?

Hideki Yamane henrich at debian.or.jp
Tue May 5 12:40:22 UTC 2009

On Tue, 5 May 2009 17:14:54 +0800
Paul Wise <pabs at debian.org> wrote:
> Thank apt-file, not me :)

 Haha, I should use that :)

> >  So if we make otf packages, I should use that directory, right?
> No idea.
> Some packages seem to put .otf files outside that dir. Some even put
> them outside /usr/share/fonts:
> http://packages.debian.org/search?suite=sid&searchon=contents&keywords=.otf
> I would say that it makes sense to put .otf files in the
> /usr/share/fonts/opentype dir though.

 We'd have a policy rather than no rule for the place for font files, 
 I think. Truetype font would be /usr/share/fonts/truetype and Opentype
 would be /usr/share/fonts/opentype.


 Hideki Yamane     henrich @ debian.or.jp/iijmio-mail.jp

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