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[Bug 1754804] Re: "fonts-ubuntu" package is marked as non-free


> fonts-ubuntu is shipped by default on Ubuntu systems. It has
significant reverse dependencies and cannot be uninstalled easily.
Debian considers fonts-ubuntu to be “non-free” while Canonical

I'm sorry, can you please link to where is written that "Canonical
disagrees"? This is the first I'm reading about that Canonical
interpretation, while in other issues...

* https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu-font-licence/+bug/1167425 was marked as confirmed in 2013;
* https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu-font-licence/+bug/769874 is still open with the understanding that it is a non-free license, and its 'fix' for debian was actually to mark the package as non-free (which we ow reverted here).

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  "fonts-ubuntu" package is marked as non-free

Status in Ubuntu Font Licence:
Status in fonts-ubuntu package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  When using vrms, it shows fonts-ubuntu package (and ttf-ubuntu-font-
  family) as a non-free package.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 18.04
  Package: fonts-ubuntu 0.83-2
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.15.0-10.11-generic 4.15.3
  Uname: Linux 4.15.0-10-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.20.8-0ubuntu10
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME
  Date: Sat Mar 10 09:16:29 2018
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2018-02-15 (22 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS "Bionic Beaver" - Alpha amd64 (20180214)
  PackageArchitecture: all
  SourcePackage: fonts-ubuntu
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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