[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#717620: fonts-droid: Many applications giving droid-sans-font error

Rustom Mody rustompmody at gmail.com
Tue Jul 23 02:38:43 UTC 2013

Package: fonts-droid
Version: 20111207+git-1
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,

After recent upgrade, I get this kind of error:

Fontconfig warning: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/65-droid-sans-fonts.conf", line 103:
Having multiple values in <test> isn't supported and may not work as expected
Fontconfig warning: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/65-droid-sans-fonts.conf", line 138:
Having multiple values in <test> isn't supported and may not work as expected
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/update-apt-xapian-index", line 97, in <module>
    if not indexer.setupIndexing(force=opts.force, system=opts.pkgfile is
  File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.7/axi/indexer.py", line 518, in
    addon.obj.init(dict(values=self.values), self.progress)
  File "/usr/share/apt-xapian-index/plugins/app-install.py", line 142, in init
    entry = DesktopEntry(os.path.join(APPINSTALLDIR, f))
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/xdg/DesktopEntry.py", line 33, in
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/xdg/DesktopEntry.py", line 42, in
    IniFile.parse(self, file, ["Desktop Entry", "KDE Desktop Entry"])
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/xdg/IniFile.py", line 81, in parse
    raise ParsingError("Invalid line: " + line, filename)
xdg.Exceptions.ParsingError: ParsingError in file '/usr/share/app-
install/desktop/spout.desktop', Invalid line:

It happens with emacs, synaptic, reportbug...

-- Package-specific info:
| Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name           Version      Architecture Description
ii  fontconfig     2.10.2-2     i386         generic font configuration librar
ii  libfreetype6:i 2.4.9-1.1    i386         FreeType 2 font engine, shared li
ii  libxft2:i386   2.3.1-1      i386         FreeType-based font drawing libra

-- System Information:
Debian Release: jessie/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

-- no debconf information

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