fonts-croscore - width-compatible fonts for improved on-screen readability

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fonts-croscore_20161116-1_all.deb
Package name fonts-croscore
Package version 20161116
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category fonts
License -
Maintainer Debian Fonts Task Force <>
Download size 2.04 MB
Installed size 5.80 MB
This package contains a collections of fonts that offers improved
on-screen readability characteristics and the pan-European WGL
character set and solves the needs of developers looking for
width-compatible fonts to address document portability across
Arimo, Cousine and Tinos were designed by Steve Matteson as innovative
and refreshing designs that are metrically compatible with Arial,
Courier New and Times New Roman, respectively.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fonts-croscore_20161116-1_all.deb 20161116 all Debian Main
fonts-croscore - - -


Type URL
Binary Package fonts-croscore_20161116-1_all.deb
Source Package fonts-noto

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install fonts-croscore deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install fonts-croscore




2016-11-18 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
fonts-noto (20161116-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* [ upstream ]
New "releases".
+ New build and some new sources.
+ Added Symbols2 OTF and TTF files.
+ Update
+ Results of the build(s) from 30/Sep/2016 and 1-2/Oct/2016
+ Cleanup of files that were not meant to be released.
+ Bump post table version in Lao fonts to 3.0.
+ Compiled with the most recent pipeline which includes
interpolation. Missing all *Myanmar* fonts, because they have
source problems.
+ Cleaning up (removing) old fonts, using old naming conventions.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Shrink udeb package fonts-noto-hinted-udeb to contain only Sinhala
fonts for now (see bug#837926).
2016-09-19 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
fonts-noto (20160724-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix revert to compute font lists also for metapackage.
Closes: Bug#838265. Thanks to Beatrice Torracca.
2016-09-16 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
fonts-noto (20160724-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Stop unset executable bits (incomplete, and concrete issues fixed
* Fix stop bogusly compute font lists for metapackage.
* Provide udeb packages fonts-noto-hinted fonts-noto-unhinted.
Closes: Bug#837923. Thanks to Harshula.
* Update copyright info:
+ Fix extend coverage for main upstream author.
* Improve copyright check:
+ Extract TrueType and OpenType fonts using exiftool (only TrueType
containers using Font::TTF).
+ Build-depend on licensecheck (not devscripts).
+ Tighten build-dependency on cdbs.
2016-07-31 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
fonts-noto (20160724-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* [ upstream ]
New "releases".
+ Update NotoSansJavanese to v1.06.
+ Fix OTS bad max_zones warnings in Cham and Lao fonts.
+ Update Gurmukhi hinted/unhinted to v1.03.
+ Improve FAQ formatting.
+ Update
+ Removed spurious bullet item.
+ Bring FAQ back to Markdown syntax.
+ Use linkable section headers.
+ Update Symbols to v1.09.
+ Update Syriac fonts to v 1.04.
+ Swap glyphs for U+03C6 (phi) and U+03D5 (phi1) in NotoSerif.
+ Hot fix for #510: Primes need to be angled.
+ Use asterisks instead of underscore in markdown.
+ Added to alpha/from-pipeline fonts which were created from glyphs
+ Update all fonts for the run about midnight PDT on 2016-03-31 (and
+ Fix year.
+ Update serif Bengali (h/uh) to v1.01.
+ Update Serif Malayalam (h/uh) to v1.01.
+ Update Serif Tamil (h/uh) to v1.01.
+ Update Serif Kannada (h/uh) to v1.01.
+ Update Serif Telugu (h/uh) to v1.01.
+ Add Serif Devanagari (h/uh) v1.01.
+ Update Serif Gujarati (h/uh) to v1.02.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Temporarily skip license-check of some fonts which license-miner
mysteriously choke on.
2016-07-31 - Vasudev Kamath <>
fonts-noto (20160116-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make package reproducible.
Closes: bug#833005, Thanks to Chris Lamb.
* Fix the captilization error in debian/control.
2016-06-19 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
fonts-noto (20160116-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Update Homepage.
* Update watch file:
+ Fix opts quoting.
+ Fix uversionmangle regex.
+ Fix matching regex.
+ Bump to file format 4.
+ Add usage comment.
+ Use substitution variables.
* Modernize copyright-check CDBS hints.
Drop license-miner (included with cdbs now).
Tighten build-dependency on cdbs.
[ Vasudev Kamath ]
* Fix typo in Vcs-Git URL.

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