[Pkg-fonts-devel] LaTeX font package naming convention

Paul Wise pabs at debian.org
Thu Oct 20 07:25:06 UTC 2011

On Thu, Oct 20, 2011 at 12:31 PM, Theppitak Karoonboonyanan wrote:

> My question is: is there a naming convention for LaTeX
> font packages?
> For desktop font packages, it's in "fonts-<foundry>-<name>"
> or "fonts-<name>" pattern. Should LaTeX fonts be in, say,
> "fonts-latex-<foundry>" pattern?
> And should the package Section: be "fonts" or "tex"?
> ("tex", I guess?)
> Note that I'm not splitting the package into families for LaTeX
> fonts. Managing the font maps in sets is easier.

Do fonts or font packages need to be different for TeX/LaTeX?



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