[Pkg-fonts-devel] multi-arch: foreign for all fonts package? (was Re: Bug#705179: Bug#705179: fonts-unfonts-core should be marked multi-arch: foreign

Christian PERRIER bubulle at debian.org
Fri Apr 12 06:17:37 UTC 2013

Quoting Hideki Yamane (henrich at debian.or.jp):
> Hi,
> On Thu, 11 Apr 2013 08:34:45 +0200
> Christian PERRIER <bubulle at debian.org> wrote:
> > Please notice that it might be a waste of time to do this for all font
> > packages maitnained by the Debian fonts team. It is quite likely that
> > we'll do such change for all packages under our responsibility after
> > the release of wheezy.
>  This issue was raised in the past but there is no consensuses to make
>  font packages multi-arch-ed or not to do, right? 

Well, the thread that follows
clearly says we want this, and Vasudev pushed a lintian fix to warn
about font packages not markedas "Multi-Arch: foreign" so I would say
we indeed decided about doing it...but do it for jessie.

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