open-font-design-toolkit 1.7 source package in Ubuntu


open-font-design-toolkit (1.7) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Team upload.
  * Move VCS to
  * Drop gnome-specimen from Depends since it is being removed from Debian.
  * Only recommend installing one VCS (git or svn or bzr). Drop other
  * Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.3
  * Bump debhelper compat to 11
  * Use 1.0 format for debian/copyright

 -- Jeremy Bicha <email address hidden>  Fri, 05 Jan 2018 11:48:57 -0500

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Debian Fonts Task Force on 2018-01-05
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Debian Fonts Task Force
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Focal release on 2019-10-18 universe x11
Eoan release on 2019-04-18 universe x11
Disco release on 2018-10-30 universe x11
Cosmic release on 2018-05-01 universe x11
Bionic release on 2018-01-11 universe x11


Bionic: [FULLYBUILT] amd64


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open-font-design-toolkit: metapackage for open font design

 This package provides all tools needed to design, adapt, improve and
 hack on open fonts, including recommendations for the ones needed to
 do font design in a collaborative manner using VCS (version control
 A growing number of high-quality fonts are released under the Open Font
 License (or similar recognized font-specific licenses) to allow distributing,
 modifying, improving and branching by others including adding new glyphs and
 smart behaviours, extending the Unicode coverage, improving hinting and
 allowing new languages to be supported on the free desktop and, of course,
 fixing bugs.
 The various OFL'ed fonts are listed at and at
 Further resources, tools and documentation about font design, writing systems
 implementations and packaging can be found on these website from the open font
  - the fontguide:
  - the Debian fonts task force website:
  - the Ubuntu fonts team website:
  - the Fedora font SIG :
  - SIL's Non-Roman Script Initiative website:
  - the Open Font Library:
  - the ScriptSource community website: