HVD Comic Serif fonts

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== Caveats ==
 
== Caveats ==
 
# There is a bit of confusion about the license of the font; there seem to
 
be contradicting license statements:
 
##http://www.fontsquirrel.com/license/HVD-Comic-Serif-Pro indicates
 
personal and commercial use is fine, but redistribution and modification
 
is not;
 
##http://www.typographyserved.com/Gallery/HVD-Comic-Serif-Pro-%
 
28Freefont%29/167205# indicates Creative Commons Attribution
 
Non-Commercial, which means commercial usage is NOT allowed (conflicting
 
with the earlier license statement) and also indicates redistribution is
 
fine;
 
# I contacted Hannes today to see if he would be open to having a more generous license so we could include the font. --[[User:Duffy|Duffy]] 22:43, 1 November 2009 (UTC)
 
# If it works the other fonts on this page are open to packaging.
 
# If it does not this page needs to be moved to the rejected fonts category.
 
  
 
{{admon/note | Packager | Take care of those items and remove them from the page once they've been dealt with.
 
{{admon/note | Packager | Take care of those items and remove them from the page once they've been dealt with.
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Revision as of 18:56, 10 November 2009

A page of the Fonts Special Interest Group

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A free alternative to Comic Sans

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Description

Hannes von Döhren created this font to be a much hipper, serifed replacement to the universally dreaded Comic Sans. It's a hip font good for titling and creative treatments, such as lettering in comic strips.

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Characteristics

Homepage Format & features License Review reference Koji page pkgdb page
HVD fonts TTF Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
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Style Faces Scripts
Sans Serif Other R B I BI Other Latin Greek Cyrillic Other
Variable Monospace Variable Monospace

Caveats

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Additional information

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