otf-freefont - transitional dummy package

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename otf-freefont_20120503-6_all.deb
Package name otf-freefont
Package version 20120503
Package release 6
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category oldlibs role::shared-lib
Homepage http://savannah.gnu.org/projects/freefont/
License -
Maintainer Debian Fonts Task Force <pkg-fonts-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>
Download size 117.10 KB
Installed size 123.00 KB
This package is a dummy transitional package. It can be safely removed.


Package Version Architecture Repository
otf-freefont_20120503-6_all.deb 20120503 all Debian Main
otf-freefont - - -


Name Value
fonts-freefont-otf -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package otf-freefont_20120503-6_all.deb
Source Package fonts-freefont

Install Howto

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




2016-12-13 - Adam Borowski <kilobyte@angband.pl>
fonts-freefont (20120503-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Fix incomplete patch for the Braille fix (Closes: #848019).
2016-11-24 - Fabian Greffrath <fabian@debian.org>
fonts-freefont (20120503-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Thanks Adam Borowski for the following two patches:
+ Fix reversed floorleft and floorright in FreeSans (Closes: #704022).
+ Drop broken Braille range (Closes: #823029).
* Change Uploaders field to my Debian account.
* Do not override compression in dh_builddeb anymore.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8.
* Fix vcs-field-uses-insecure-uri lintian warnings.
* Fix command-with-path-in-maintainer-script lintian warning.
2014-02-08 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
fonts-freefont (20120503-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Also re-introduce "Provides" ttf-freefont|otf-freefont
2014-02-07 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
fonts-freefont (20120503-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Re-introduce transitional packages. Closes: #737965
2013-08-03 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
fonts-freefont (20120503-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Use git for packaging: adapt Vcs-* fields
* Update Standards to 3.9.4 (checked)
* Add Multi-Arch: foreign field
* Drop "Provides" as it is no
longer needed (installations should have transitioned since wheezy
and the package has anyway no reverse dependency.
* Use xz extreme compression for deb packages
* Drop ttf-freefont and otf-freefont transitional packages
2012-05-09 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
fonts-freefont (20120503-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Christian Perrier ]
* New upstream release
+ Fixes "Glyphs for U+2293 (square cap) and U+2294 (square cup) inverted"
Closes: #659527
+ Removes accidentally included Untitled1.ttf
Closes: #662924
+ Fixes "Strange glyphs for some chars in Control Pictures block"
Closes: #632746
* Rename source package to "fonts-freefont" to fit the Font
Packages Naming Policy.
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 9
* Bump Standards to 3.9.3 (checked)
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* Update debian/watch file.
* Fix FTBFS twice in a row by properly using dh_auto_clean
Closes: #662930
* Adapt to the build system provided in the upstream tarball.
* Remove some obsolete debhelper files.
* Move debian/preinst to fonts-freefont-ttf.preinst.
* Remove XC-Prefix from Package-Type field in debian/control.
2011-02-07 - Davide Viti <zinosat@tiscali.it>
ttf-freefont (20100919-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #599151, #610849)
* Remove dependencies on x-ttcidfont-conf and reflect the change in
README.Debian as well
* debian/copyright: add Steve White as current upstream maintainer 
* debian/control: 
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1 (no changes needed)
- Build-Depends-Indep set to "fontforge-nox | fontforge" to unburden
buildds. Drop also version restriction (>= 0.0.20080330)
* debian/scripts/FreeSans-strip: strip more ranges from the udeb:
- Cherokee (u13A0:u13FF)
- Unified Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics (u1400:u167F)
- Unified Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics Extended (u18B0:u18FF)
- Tifinagh (u2D30:u2D7F)
- Vai (uA500:uA63F)
- Latin Extended-D (uA720:uA7FF)
- Osmanya (u10480:u104AF)
2010-04-06 - Davide Viti <zinosat@tiscali.it>
ttf-freefont (20090104-7) unstable; urgency=low
[Rogério Brito]
* Update the version of the GPL (Closes: #576146)
* Update the years of copyright
* Delete trailing whitespace
[ Davide Viti ]
* Prepare new release
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4 (no changes needed)

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