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== Paul ‘Flo’ Williams ==
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== Paul Flo Williams ==
  
 
* '''Home''': http://hisdeedsaredust.com
 
* '''Home''': http://hisdeedsaredust.com
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Taking tentative first steps at getting involved in fonts on Fedora. At the moment, that means resurrecting some of my old ones and learning the new tools.
 
Taking tentative first steps at getting involved in fonts on Fedora. At the moment, that means resurrecting some of my old ones and learning the new tools.
  
== Status of fonts that are supposedly in progress ==
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== Fonts To Do List ==
  
Status of fonts in category [[:category:In-progress fonts|In-progress fonts]], in order of age
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''Last updated 2011-05-19''
  
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* FontForge bugs, always
! Page
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* 4 packages in F14 show up FontForge warnings when building: beteckna-fonts, linux-libertine-fonts, oflb-riordonfancy-fonts and thai-scalable-fonts. Try to determine why these warnings are occurring and whether they have any visible effect. If so, document the effect so that future fonty people know that the warning is useful.
! Review request
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* [[/Fonts in progress]] – tracking reviews of fonts
! Requested
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* F11 introduced changes to the packaging rules for fonts and there is a tracker for moving fonts out of non font packages, [[rhbug:477044|bug 477044]]. I'm currently trying to supply spec patches on the dependents of this tracker.
! Last activity
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* Updating the [[fonts inclusion history]].
! Should do
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| [[Perizia fonts]]              || [[rhbug:457709|457709]] || 2008-08-04 || 2010-01-11 still waiting new upstream website ||
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| [[Rufscript fonts]]            || [[rhbug:467507|467507]] || 2008-10-17 || as above, still waiting upstream ||
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| [[Epigrafica fonts]]            || [[rhbug:484057|484057]] || 2009-02-04 || 2009-02-04 reviewed, needinfo. Second review started as [[rhbug:492900|492900]] on 2009-03-30 but closed dup, 2009-03-31 || Grab spec from [[rhbug:492900|492900]] if original packager has disappeared.
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| [[Breip fonts]]                 || [[rhbug:485542|485542]] || 2009-02-13 || 2009-02-14 reviewed, needinfo || stalled (disappeared new packager?) Epigrafica taken by same person
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| [[Chisholm Banana Peels fonts]] || [[rhbug:486680|486680]] || 2009-02-20 || 2009-07-15 CLOSED WONTFIX || Should be moved back to wishlist
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| [[M+ fonts]]                    ||                  ||            || 2009-10-14 categorised as in-progress, but no review request in wiki ||
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| [[Gdouros Akkadian fonts]]      || [[rhbug:532231|532231]] || 2009-10-31 || all complete || update wiki (done), close review bug
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| [[Gdouros Symbola]]      || [[rhbug:532819|532819]] || 2009-11-03 || cvs done, but no builds || update wiki (done), close review bug when built
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| [[TLOMT Sniglet fonts]]         || [[rhbug:536718|536718]] || 2009-11-10 || 2009-11-13 reviewed. nothing since || packager should be pinged
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| [[Paratype PT Sans fonts]]     || [[rhbug:556308|556308]] || 2010-01-17 || 2010-02-15 cvs done || in progress
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| [[Ubuntu title fonts]]          || [[rhbug:564466|564466]] || 2010-02-12 || awaiting review ||
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| [[GFS Göschen fonts]]          || [[rhbug:564557|564557]] || 2010-02-13 || reviewed, in progress ||
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[2010-02-17] I'm going to email the packager of Epigrafica and Breip to see if he is still interested in continuing these.
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[[category:Fonts SIG members|Frixxon]]
 
[[category:Fonts SIG members|Frixxon]]

Latest revision as of 14:30, 19 May 2011

[edit] Paul Flo Williams

Taking tentative first steps at getting involved in fonts on Fedora. At the moment, that means resurrecting some of my old ones and learning the new tools.

[edit] Fonts To Do List

Last updated 2011-05-19

  • FontForge bugs, always
  • 4 packages in F14 show up FontForge warnings when building: beteckna-fonts, linux-libertine-fonts, oflb-riordonfancy-fonts and thai-scalable-fonts. Try to determine why these warnings are occurring and whether they have any visible effect. If so, document the effect so that future fonty people know that the warning is useful.
  • /Fonts in progress – tracking reviews of fonts
  • F11 introduced changes to the packaging rules for fonts and there is a tracker for moving fonts out of non font packages, bug 477044. I'm currently trying to supply spec patches on the dependents of this tracker.
  • Updating the fonts inclusion history.