[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#753401: fonts-dejavu-core: 57-dejavu-sans overrides sans-serif settings in 60-latin.conf

Fabian Greffrath fabian at debian.org
Tue May 19 08:47:59 UTC 2015

Hi Jan Niklas,

On Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:19:45 +0200 Jan Niklas Hasse <jhasse at gmail.com> wrote:
> In 57-dejavu-sans.conf DejaVu Sans is set as the default sans-serif font which
> is redundant IMHO. 60-latin.conf already has a list of fonts to use and the
> dejavu settings overrides the settings there. This was very confusing for me as
> I didn't unterstand why the chang in 60-latin.conf didn't have any effect.

could you confirm that removing the lines you quoted from
57-dejavu-sans.conf enables the changes in the fontconfig-config shipped
60-latin.conf file to take effect? If this is really the case, we should
probably ask fonts-dejavu upstream to remove the offending lines from
this config file.


- Fabian

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