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

Antoine Musso amusso at free.fr
Tue Mar 10 21:23:58 UTC 2015

On Mon, 1 Oct 2012 06:38:02 +0200 Christian PERRIER <bubulle at debian.org> 
> Quoting Raph Levien (raph.levien at gmail.com):
> > Yes, the version at Google Web Fonts is more recent and should be
> > considered the definitive one.
> >
> > Note also that there's a bold there now. This will be a significant
> > advantage to people who have bold styling as part of their syntax
> > highlighting.
> >
> > I really need to update my website but I'm kind of buried in work and other
> > things right now.
> Thanks for your answer, Raph. With that information and what followed
> in further mails, I'll try to build a package with at least the .ttf
> file and the .sfd source (if I can find my way on the repository) but,
> certainly, having a disributable tarball (with README, license,
> OFL-FAQ, etc. and even a Makefile, as Paul Wise suggested) would be
> great. But, of course, I understand you may run short of time for
> this.
> We'll do our best....as often in free software..:-)


I found out on wikipedia that the inconsolata font has been forked on 
Google Foot Directory. It has been fully hinted and a bold variant created.

Project directory:


I have filled https://bugs.debian.org/780233 to request packaging of the 

Antoine Musso

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