[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#827045: just binNMU this

Adam Borowski kilobyte at angband.pl
Sun Jun 18 23:32:20 UTC 2017

> > Apparently this issue bug does not happen if the font is built with
> > a sufficiently new version of FontForge. (According to the bug link
> > above.) They don't specify how new, but they don't like the 2012
> > version that's in debian now.

> So perhaps this bug report will just be useful as a reminder to
> make sure fantasque get rebuilt after fontforge gets updated.

Alas, despite the reminder, no one noticed it in time for Stretch,
even after new fontforge got uploaded.

But, the floodgates for Buster have just opened.

I've tested locally: a binNMU is enough to fix this.

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