[Bug 490941] New: fc-match "times roman" results in a Sans font

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Summary: fc-match "times roman" results in a Sans font


           Summary: fc-match "times roman" results in a Sans font
           Product: Fedora
           Version: 10
          Platform: All
        OS/Version: Linux
            Status: NEW
          Severity: medium
          Priority: low
         Component: dejavu-fonts
        AssignedTo: nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net
        ReportedBy: john.ellson at comcast.net
         QAContact: extras-qa at fedoraproject.org
                CC: nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net,
                    fedora-fonts-bugs-list at redhat.com
    Classification: Fedora

Description of problem:
fc-match "times roman" results in a Sans font

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. fc-match "times roman"

Actual results:
DejaVuSans.ttf: "DejaVu Sans" "Book"

Expected results:
DejaVuSerif.ttf: "DejaVu Serif" "Book"

Additional info:
Perhaps this should be fixed in fontconfig as well?  Clearly (to the user) 
any font name beginning with "times" should return a Serif font.

    fc-match times
    fc-match "times roman"
    fc-match "times new roman"
    fc-match "times-roman"
    fc-match "times-new-roman"

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