[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#599059: merging Tuffy font fork errors

Fabian Greffrath fabian at greffrath.com
Wed Aug 31 11:08:00 UTC 2011

Am 31.08.2011 12:04, schrieb Karcsi:
> Hi adain and last,
> The source files of Tuffy of the original author (uploaded nowadays
> for testing) is full of bugs. I say one: font info. Tuffy Regular
> contains kursive tag in various languages, not standardized and so on.

I know. In the Debian package the bogus kursive tags are removed by 
means of a patch before compiling the fonts into TTF format.

> Saved otf. Not set PANOSE information.
> OKAY, I know this is Public Domain and anyone can do it with anything
> even use it in toilet. But don't ruin my data built accurate by
> myself. This is outrageous but I don't care a rap anymore.
> Bye

I din't ruin anything. I just took what was released by the original 
author of Tuffy as a new tarball and made a Debian package out of it. 
If you do not understand the implications of this progress, please 
refrain from putting blame on random people!

  - Fabian

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