[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#688212: fonts-inconsolata: Please update Inconsolata to version 1.011

Paul Wise pabs at debian.org
Mon Oct 1 01:50:34 UTC 2012

Ugh at websites that require JavaScript to function at all.

On Mon, Oct 1, 2012 at 7:53 AM, Raph Levien wrote:

> Yes, the version at Google Web Fonts is more recent and should be considered
> the definitive one.

Unfortunately Google are not distributing the source, which Debian has
promised to do as part of the Debian Free Software Guidelines. We will
need to wait until you release it.

> I really need to update my website but I'm kind of buried in work and other
> things right now.

When you update the copy on your website, would it be possible for you
to create a reproducible build path with a Makefile or similar?
Currently Debian is just shipping the pre-built binary .ttf file so we
aren't sure if it is possible for our users to modify the font source
(I guess thats the spiro plates?) and rebuild the font with their



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