[Pkg-fonts-devel] The 0-th (very) rough (and incomplete) draft of a Font Policy

Changwoo Ryu cwryu at debian.org
Tue Apr 12 05:23:48 UTC 2011

2011-03-27 (일), 09:52 +0200, Christian PERRIER:
> Quoting Rogério Brito (rbrito at ime.usp.br):
> > * The definition of what a font foundry is.
> Yeah, that's somehow tricky.
> I would go for making the foundry optional and let this top the
> package maintainer, or the person proposing the ITP to mention it or
> not in the package name.

How about making the exceptions clear, based on the Fedora fonts policy:


        The foundryname- prefix can optionally be skipped:
        - for entities that never released more than one font family, or
        - when the font project and the publishing entity are one and the same. 

Changwoo Ryu <cwryu at debian.org>

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