[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#763597: Bug#763597: Bug#763597: Reassigning to fonts-droid-fallback

Vasudev Kamath vasudev at copyninja.info
Sun Dec 20 06:36:32 UTC 2015

Paul Wise <pabs at debian.org> writes:

> On Sun, 2015-12-20 at 10:39 +0530, Vasudev Kamath wrote:
>> Umm. That is weird, we have maintscript in place to remove the
>> files. But now we can't do anything with fonts-droid as its already
>> replaced by fonts-droid-fallback.
> I don't have fonts-droid-fallback installed, so any maintscript from
> that wouldn't have done anything.

Ok I will do that.

>> How do I test this?. Install fonts-droid-fallback and run adequate like above?.
> Install the old version of fonts-droid and then upgrade it to the latest version.
> Also, both packages appear to have the fallback stuff installed in them:
> https://packages.debian.org/sid/all/fonts-droid/filelist
> https://packages.debian.org/sid/all/fonts-droid-fallback/filelist

As of now yes, new fonts-droid-fallback Replaces and Breaks fonts-droid
there was a bug which I think I fixed in Git but needs upload.

Also new fonts-droid-fallback doesn't install the fontconfig file there
is a check to install it only in ubuntu as mention by Ubuntu maintainer.

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