[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#594587: ITP: ttf-washera-fonts -- A collection of unicode fonts for the Ethiopic script
nicolas_spalinger at sil.org
Fri Aug 27 13:40:55 UTC 2010
Thanks a lot for the packaging efforts!
Some quick comments:
> * License : SIL Open Font License, Verison 1.1
Verison -> version
> Programming Lang:
> Description : A collection of unicode fonts for the Ethiopic script
> A collection of unicode fonts for the Ethiopic script
> WashRa is, simply, a set of eleven Ethiopic fonts. All of them support the
> Ethiopic standard included in Unicode 3.0. The fonts are: Ethiopia Jiret,
> Ethiopic Zelan, Ethiopic WashRa Bold, Ethiopic WashRa SemiBold, Ethiopic
> Yigezu Bisrat Gothic, Ethiopic Hiwua, Ethiopic Fantuwua, Ethiopic Yebse,
> Ethiopic Wookianos, Ethiopic Tint, Ethiopic Yigezu Bisrat Goffer.
> These fonts were developed by Abass Alamnehe of the Senamirmir Project
> The WashRa fonts are released under the SIL Open Font License and for more
> information please visit http://www.sil.org/ofl.
The upstream page of the license is http://scripts.sil.org/OFL
You need to double-check the internal licensing metadata of washrab.ttf
(EthiopicWashRaBold) as there is a discrepancy.
You may want to look at the resources and tools available in the Debian
Fonts Task Force and even consider joining us:
Nicolas Spalinger, NRSI volunteer
Debian/Ubuntu font teams
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