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

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sun Oct 23 00:45:32 UTC 2011

Hi Theppitak,

On Do, 20 Okt 2011, Theppitak Karoonboonyanan wrote:
> My question is: is there a naming convention for LaTeX
> font packages?

No. You can name it whatever you want. I will update the
dependency in texlive-full accordingly.

> And should the package Section: be "fonts" or "tex"?
> ("tex", I guess?)

No idea on these sections. I am not even sure if currently a section
"tex" is allowed.

> Note that I'm not splitting the package into families for LaTeX
> fonts. Managing the font maps in sets is easier.

I agree. Please be reminded of
which helps getting things right.

Thanks for your work on that!


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