[dev-context] New Debian packages

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Jan 24 19:32:59 CET 2007


Frank � wrote:
> Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
>
>   
>> Florent Rougon wrote:
>>     
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
>>>
>>>   
>>>       
>>>> I don't know whether Florent is planning to do an upload of lmodern with
>>>> the new math fonts included (Florent?).
>>>>     
>>>>         
>>> I'm not planning to upload a new lmodern version before etch is
>>> released. First, it's too late to test such an update; second, I'm very
>>> busy these days...
>>>
>>>   
>>>       
>>>> If yes, then sorry for the Debian using guys, but you have to wait until
>>>> we have the new lmodern in Debian.
>>>>     
>>>>         
>>> In fact, there may be a possibility: if it's enough to only *add* fonts
>>> that were previoulsy absent (presumably, those listed in that new
>>> lm-math.map file), then it can be acceptable (if done carefully).
>>>   
>>>       
>> the file set is rather stable so you can just overwrite (unzip) the
>> new archives; nothing needs to be deleted
>>     
>
> No, changing any existing files is not an option at this point in
> Debian's release cycle.
>   
ok; but if you just add the math fonts (type 1) also make sure that you 
add lm-math.map (this file also lists the fonts we're dealing with)

Hans

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