[Pkg-fonts-devel] [PATCH] Update description of font-in-non-font-package tag. Font packages now should begin with fonts- not ttf-.

Andrew Starr-Bochicchio a.starr.b at gmail.com
Thu Oct 27 17:13:12 UTC 2011

Package: lintian
Version: 2.5.3
Severity: minor
Tags: patch

 checks/files.desc |    3 +--
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/checks/files.desc b/checks/files.desc
index e5fd0f6..e7b282c 100644
--- a/checks/files.desc
+++ b/checks/files.desc
@@ -1010,8 +1010,7 @@ Certainty: possible
 Info: This package contains a *.ttf, *.otf, or *.pfb file, file
  extensions used by TrueType, OpenType, or Type 1 fonts, but the package
  does not appear to be a dedicated font package.  Dedicated font package
- names should begin with <tt>ttf-</tt>, <tt>otf-</tt>, or <tt>t1-</tt>,
- depending on the types of fonts included.  (Type 1 fonts are also allowed
+ names should begin with <tt>fonts-</tt>.  (Type 1 fonts are also allowed
  in packages starting with <tt>xfonts-</tt>.)  If the font is already
  packaged, you should depend on that package instead.  Otherwise, normally
  the font should be packaged separately, since fonts are usually useful

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