Font description template

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{{admon/note | Foreword |
 
{{admon/note | Foreword |
* Copy this template as needed in ''Fonts/Name'' pages:
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* Use this template in « ''Fonts/Name'' » pages:
 
** ''Name'' should be « ''Foo'' » and not « ''Foo Fonts'' » or « ''FooFont'' ».
 
** ''Name'' should be « ''Foo'' » and not « ''Foo Fonts'' » or « ''FooFont'' ».
 
** use the ''Foundry Name'' convention if necessary (i.e « ''SIL_Abyssinica'' » good, « ''Abyssinica_SIL'' » bad).
 
** use the ''Foundry Name'' convention if necessary (i.e « ''SIL_Abyssinica'' » good, « ''Abyssinica_SIL'' » bad).
 
* Frames that use this style are '''redaction tips'''. Please remove them from your page once they are no longer necessary. Do the same for the ''lorem ipsum'' bits.
 
* Frames that use this style are '''redaction tips'''. Please remove them from your page once they are no longer necessary. Do the same for the ''lorem ipsum'' bits.
 
* Remember the more complete and accurate the information you add is, the more likely a font is to be packaged and widely used.
 
* Remember the more complete and accurate the information you add is, the more likely a font is to be packaged and widely used.
* Do not forget to update your page ''Categories'' once a font status changes.
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* Do not forget to update the page categorization once the font status changes.
 
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{{admon/note | Packager |
 
{{admon/note | Packager |
Fill in the following information:
 
 
* Once a package has entered the review stage, add a '''Review reference''' ④ such as [[rhbug:181994|181994]]. You can reference this wiki page in your review request as additionnal information. Please do not forget to CC ''fedora-fonts-bugs-list@redhat.com'' on your bugzilla ticket.
 
* Once a package has entered the review stage, add a '''Review reference''' ④ such as [[rhbug:181994|181994]]. You can reference this wiki page in your review request as additionnal information. Please do not forget to CC ''fedora-fonts-bugs-list@redhat.com'' on your bugzilla ticket.
* Once a package has been approved, add the corresponding '''Koji page''' ⑤ and '''pkgdb page''' ⑥ pointers. For example [[koji:dejavu-fonts|dejavu-fonts]] and [[pkgdb:dejavu-fonts|dejavu-fonts]].
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* Once a package has been approved, add the corresponding:
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** '''Koji page''' ⑤ pointer (for example [[koji:dejavu-fonts|dejavu-fonts]]).
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** '''pkgdb page''' ⑥ pointer (for example [[pkgdb:dejavu-fonts|dejavu-fonts]]).
 
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{{admon/note | Face list |  
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* Add as many lines as necessary in the preceding table. Be careful not to mix faces with different characteristics on the same line (for example if a font bundle includes a serif font with a regular and bold face, and a sans-serif font with regular, bold, italic and bold-italic faces, use two different lines).
 
* Add as many lines as necessary in the preceding table. Be careful not to mix faces with different characteristics on the same line (for example if a font bundle includes a serif font with a regular and bold face, and a sans-serif font with regular, bold, italic and bold-italic faces, use two different lines).
 
* Use ✘s to indicate a common feature is present.
 
* Use ✘s to indicate a common feature is present.
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{{admon/note | Packaging notes |  
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{{admon/note | Reviewer |  
 
List there the elements you know of that will impact packaging activity, such as licensing that needs clarifying, an upstream that uses a specific non-english language to communicate, broken or incomplete build scripts, etc.
 
List there the elements you know of that will impact packaging activity, such as licensing that needs clarifying, an upstream that uses a specific non-english language to communicate, broken or incomplete build scripts, etc.
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{{admon/note | Packager | Take care of those items and remove them from the page once they've been dealt with.
 
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{{admon/note | Additionnal information |  
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{{admon/note | Reviewer and packager |  
 
If you have some additionnal information that does not fit in the previous sections, add it there.
 
If you have some additionnal information that does not fit in the previous sections, add it there.
 
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{{admon/note | Categorization |  
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{{admon/note | Requester | You '''MUST''' replace the [[:Category:Fonts SIG]] tag with [[:Category:Font wishlist]].}}
You '''MUST''' replace the [[:Category:Fonts SIG]] tag with one of the following:
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* [[:Category:Font wishlist]] for a packaging request not acted on yet.
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{{admon/note | Packager |
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You '''MUST''' replace the [[:Category:Font wishlist]] tag with:
 
* [[:Category:In-progress fonts]] for a font being worked on, but not available in Fedora yet. Typically in packaging review stage.
 
* [[:Category:In-progress fonts]] for a font being worked on, but not available in Fedora yet. Typically in packaging review stage.
 
* [[:Category:Packaged fonts]] for a packaged font, available in Fedora.
 
* [[:Category:Packaged fonts]] for a packaged font, available in Fedora.
* [[:Category:Rejected and retired fonts]] for a font we decided not to package, or removed from current Fedora repositories for some reason.
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* [[:Category:Rejected and retired fonts]] for a font we decided not to package after review, or removed from current Fedora repositories for some other reason.}}
You '''MAY''' additionnaly tag your page with one of the following categories:
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{{admon/note | Requester and packager | You '''MAY''' additionnaly tag your page with one of the following categories:
 
* [[:Category:Decorative fonts]] for a font used in titles and other short runs of text, typically requested by the [[Artwork | artTeam]].
 
* [[:Category:Decorative fonts]] for a font used in titles and other short runs of text, typically requested by the [[Artwork | artTeam]].
 
* [[:Category:International fonts]] for a font with unusual unicode coverage, typically requested by the [[I18N | internationalization project]] or a [http://translate.fedoraproject.org/teams localization team].
 
* [[:Category:International fonts]] for a font with unusual unicode coverage, typically requested by the [[I18N | internationalization project]] or a [http://translate.fedoraproject.org/teams localization team].
 
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[[Category:Fonts SIG]]
 
[[Category:Fonts SIG]]

Revision as of 08:08, 9 June 2008

A page on Fedora Fonts


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Foreword
  • Use this template in « Fonts/Name » pages:
    • Name should be « Foo » and not « Foo Fonts » or « FooFont ».
    • use the Foundry Name convention if necessary (i.e « SIL_Abyssinica » good, « Abyssinica_SIL » bad).
  • Frames that use this style are redaction tips. Please remove them from your page once they are no longer necessary. Do the same for the lorem ipsum bits.
  • Remember the more complete and accurate the information you add is, the more likely a font is to be packaged and widely used.
  • Do not forget to update the page categorization once the font status changes.


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Requester
Replace the preceding line with a package summary proposal. For example « Foo decorative font ».
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Packager
Correct the proposal and replace it with the final package summary.


Contents

Description

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Requester
Replace the preceding paragraph with a package description proposal.
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Packager
Correct the proposal and replace it with the final package description.


Characteristics

Homepage Format & features License Review reference Koji page pkgdb page
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Requester
Fill in the following information:
  • Homepage ① is a link to the font project upstream home, for example DejaVu.
  • Format ② can be TTF, OTF or any other font format. If the font includes advanced smart font features such as locl or hinting, please document them too.
  • License ③ should correspond to an entry on our legal page. If that's not the case please follow the procedure documented on that page to check the license acceptability.
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Packager
  • Once a package has entered the review stage, add a Review reference ④ such as 181994. You can reference this wiki page in your review request as additionnal information. Please do not forget to CC fedora-fonts-bugs-list@redhat.com on your bugzilla ticket.
  • Once a package has been approved, add the corresponding:


Style Faces Scripts
Sans Serif Other R B I BI Other Latin Greek Cyrillic Other
Variable Monospace Variable Monospace
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Reviewer
  • Add as many lines as necessary in the preceding table. Be careful not to mix faces with different characteristics on the same line (for example if a font bundle includes a serif font with a regular and bold face, and a sans-serif font with regular, bold, italic and bold-italic faces, use two different lines).
  • Use ✘s to indicate a common feature is present.
  • Other features can be filled this way:
    • other styles ①: fantasy, cursive, etc,
    • other faces ②: condensed, extralight, etc,
    • other scripts ③: list the corresponding IS0 15924 codes. Tools like gucharmap or fileformat's online test can be used to check coverage if upstream's information is not clear enough.


Caveats

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  3. Aliquam dignissim luctus risus.
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Reviewer
List there the elements you know of that will impact packaging activity, such as licensing that needs clarifying, an upstream that uses a specific non-english language to communicate, broken or incomplete build scripts, etc.
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Packager
Take care of those items and remove them from the page once they've been dealt with.


Additionnal information

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Reviewer and packager
If you have some additionnal information that does not fit in the previous sections, add it there.


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Requester
You MUST replace the Category:Fonts SIG tag with Category:Font wishlist.
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Packager
You MUST replace the Category:Font wishlist tag with:
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Requester and packager
You MAY additionnaly tag your page with one of the following categories: