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[Bug 958345] Re: ttf-indic-fonts packages are outdated
$ syncpackage fonts-beng
syncpackage: Error: Source package fonts-beng is blacklisted.
syncpackage: If this package needs a fakesync, use --fakesync
syncpackage: If you think this package shouldn't be blacklisted, please file a bug
syncpackage: explaining your reasoning and subscribe ~ubuntu-archive.
syncpackage: Blacklist Comments:
syncpackage: From sync-blacklist.txt:
syncpackage: # cjwatson, 2012-06-01
syncpackage: # Temporary blacklist entries for quantal, requiring manual resolution
syncpackage: # to conflicts with existing Ubuntu-versioned binaries.
I don't know why these are blacklisted but it seems to me they should
not be. Subscribed ~ubuntu-archive to do this.
fonts-deva, fonts-gujr, fonts-guru, fonts-knda, fonts-mlym, fonts-orya,
fonts-pagul, fonts-taml, fonts-telu may also be blacklisted (haven't
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ttf-indic-fonts packages are outdated
Status in ttf-indic-fonts package in Ubuntu:
The Debian fonts team recently restructured the indic fonts. ttf-indic-fonts changed to fonts-indic. This is meta package and all packages ttf-[language]-fonts renamed to fonts-[script/foundry]. In addition to this all fonts were updated to latest versions from upstreams.
I request ubuntu maintainers to update the fonts to latest versions and consider following the debian package naming changes for fonts.
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