[Pkg-fonts-devel] RFS: ttf-sil-andika

Nicolas Spalinger nicolas_spalinger at sil.org
Mon Jun 23 08:56:42 UTC 2008

Holger Levsen wrote:
> Hi Nicolas,
> now really looking at your package :)


> On Sunday 22 June 2008 23:16, Nicolas Spalinger wrote:
>> You kindly reviewed/sponsored the previous version of the package (the
>> design reviews), could you please do the same for the updated package:
>> http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/t/ttf-sil-andika/ttf-sil-andika_
>> 1.0.basic-1.dsc
> Reading the README.Debian I understand that "basic" is really part of the 
> fonts name, not the version... but maybe thats the way SIL works, "DesRev" in 
> the README was also part of the name while in the Debian package it was part 
> of the version..

This is the way it has been handled for this particular design review 
process. It's understood as a some kind of release tag within the wider 

> In debian/copyright you write that the debian packaging is copyright 2008 by 
> you. The old file said 2007, so it should be "2007-2008" :)

Yes, good point. Thanks for spotting that.

> There are no linebreaks in README.TXT anymore :) (Upstream change, I suggest 
> to leave it like it is, I just have the habbit to comment on everything I 
> see :)

Yes, it's a minor thing. I agree that we can probably leave it like that.

> So, really no blocker to not upload :) I expect you want the version like it 
> is...(?) should I fix the year in debian/copyright for you while/before 
> building the package before uploading?

Yes, please, I'll reflect the date fix in svn.

> regards,
> 	Holger

Thanks again,

Nicolas Spalinger

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