[Bug 436505] condensed Nimbus fonts inaccessible to applications

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Summary: condensed Nimbus fonts inaccessible to applications


https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=436505





------- Additional Comments From nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net  2008-03-09 17:49 EST -------
>> 2. we don't do it for the distro default fonts, why should we do it for Nimbus?

>The urw fonts are installed in the 'default' sub-directory of /usr/share/fonts.
>ghostscript depends on them. 

The way ghostscript chooses to name the directories in which it dumps its fonts
has no relationship whatsoever with the distribution defaults.

>> 9. and anyway this kind of change belongs upstream

> And where is "upstream" for the urw-fonts?

More reason not to increase the confusion

> I wasn't aware there was a fedora-fonts mail list.

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/SIGs/Fonts


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