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A page on Fedora Fonts

  • Copy this template as needed in SIGs/Fonts/Info/Name pages (where Name is « Foo » and not « Foo Fonts » or « FooFont »).
  • 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 your page Categories once a font status changes.

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Replace the preceding line with the package summary if the font is already packaged, or with a summary proposal if it's not packaged yet. For example « Foo decorative font ».


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Replace the preceding paragraph with the package description if the font is already packaged, or with a description proposal if it's not packaged yet.


Homepage Format & features License Review reference Koji page pkgdb page

ID Card
  • 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 what can be done.
  • 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 on your bugzilla ticket.
  • Once a package has been approved, add the corresponding Koji page ⑤ and pkgdb page ⑥ pointers. For example dejavu-fonts and dejavu-fonts.

Style Faces Scripts
Sans Serif Other R B I BI Other Latin Greek Cyrillic Other
Variable Monospace Variable Monospace

Face list
  • 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.


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Packaging notes
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.

Additionnal information

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

You MUST replace the Fonts SIG category with one of the following:

You MAY additionnaly tag your page with one of the following categories: