[Pkg-fonts-devel] RFS: ttf-washra-fonts, a set of ethiopic fonts

Christian PERRIER bubulle at debian.org
Sun Jan 16 11:52:54 UTC 2011

Quoting Eremit7 (eremit7 at gmx.de):
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> Hallo,
> to finish this in the new year, one way or an other. I did not get an
> answer form upstream this time, so it's clear that the Washra fonts are
> abandoned.
>  1. There will no adjustments to the actual or future Unicode standards
>  2. The fonts seem to work in the courrent release of Ubuntu and Debian
>  3. I will adjust the package to all future changes is Debian (new ways
> to register fonts and so on)
> These are the circumstances, does anybody believe that the fonts are
> qualified for Debian and willing to sponsor them?
> If yes I will rename the package and make other improvements on the
> package that might be necessary.

At first glance, I think it would be a good idea. Would you mind
joining the team and maintain the package in ou SVN repository?

Also, it's probably a good idea to rename the package to have it
follow our "new" naming policy:


Not sure exactly what is the "foundry" for this set of fonts. Probably
should we put the fonts author name here.

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