[Pkg-fonts-devel] RFS: otf-ipaexfont (NEW)

Hideki Yamane henrich at debian.or.jp
Sun Feb 28 21:34:40 UTC 2010

Hi Rogério,

On Sat, 27 Feb 2010 12:48:30 -0300
Rogério Brito <rbrito at ime.usp.br> wrote:
> > The package appears to be lintian clean.
> It only has some minor things found with lintian:

 With -I and --pedantic option, lintian tells me this.

> ,----
> | I: otf-ipaexfont source: duplicate-short-description otf-ipaexfont-mincho otf-ipaexfont-gothic otf-ipaexfont
> | P: otf-ipaexfont-gothic: no-upstream-changelog
> | P: otf-ipaexfont-mincho: no-upstream-changelog
> | P: otf-ipaexfont: no-upstream-changelog
> | I: otf-ipaexfont: capitalization-error-in-description meta package metapackage
> `----
> I guess that the first and last ones could be improved, right?

 Yes, now I fix those "I:" :)

> Also, being pedantic here, there's a trailing whitespace in the
> changelog, that could be removed. :-)

 Thanks, did it.

> Another one: the package has the otf- prefix, but the fonts provided
> have the .ttf suffix. They are, according to the file command, "TrueType
> font data", despite having OpenType features like Standard Ligatures,
> Expert Forms, Fractions, Slashed Zero etc.
> I guess that the font files could be renamed to .otf, then?

 It could be renamed but, in spec, OpenType font has its extension either .otf 
 or .ttf, both of Okay.

>>Fonts containing TrueType outlines may have either .OTF or .TTF, depending on 
>>the desire for backward compatibility on older systems or with previous versions 
>>of the font. 

 And upstream chose .TTF for that.

 Now I've uploaded fixed one, could you review it again?


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

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