[Pkg-fonts-devel] Update for fonts-sil-annapurna
Bobby de Vos
bobby_devos at sil.org
Mon Jun 26 15:17:34 UTC 2017
On 2017-06-23 19:12, Norbert Preining wrote:
> teckit in Debian seems to be dead. The original maintainer hasn't
> answered my questions/request for months, trivial fixes are not
> done. He asked me to use his libteckit for texlive building, but
> since it never came out of experimental and RC buggy, I would
> suggest we ask for removal of this package.
> If there is need, I could built libteckit packages from the texlive-bin
I was a little surprised to see the suggestion to remove this package.
The Debian project requested that the upstream fix a license issue 
in January and that fix was made in February.
I understand what you are saying about the maintainer. Indeed, that is
why I was invited to Debian, it was an invitation from Daniel to
maintain (instead of him) the SIL NRSI fonts in Debian that I am on this
Thank you for offering to build a libteckit package. I am sorry to say I
don't see how that would help my group, as the issue we are having with
teckit is the file /usr/bin/teckit_compile is in both the teckit package
on PSO and in Debian/Ubuntu. Which is why the previous maintainer of
TECkit and I introduced a diversion for our own internal package. You
can see that work at .
Bobby de Vos
/bobby_devos at sil.org/
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