Bug 480460

Summary: [lincity-ng] Adapt to font package renamings
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Nicolas Mailhot <nicolas.mailhot>
Component: lincity-ngAssignee: Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Nicolas Mailhot 2009-01-17 12:43:25 UTC
Notification of font package renamings

Comment 1 Nicolas Mailhot 2009-01-17 13:01:29 UTC
FPC unexpectedly refused to ratify a proposal that put into writing our de-facto font package naming rules for the past years, and requested naming changes. As a result many font packages have been or will be renamed soon (including recently created packages)

We have detected your package depends on such a font package. Please change your dependencies accordingly.

See also
— http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Shipping_fonts_in_Fedora_(FAQ)#fpc_renaminghttp://fedoraproject.org/wiki/PackagingDrafts/Font_package_naming_(2009-01-13)
— http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Shipping_fonts_in_Fedora_(FAQ)#What_if_my_package_bundles_Bitstream_Vera.2C_Arev.2C_DejaVu_LGC_or_another_Bitstream_Vera_font_derivative.3F

To ease the transition and avoid breaking F11 Alpha DejaVu has already been renamed but still declares its old names for full via rpm Provides. Those provides will be removed for Fedora 11 beta, to ensure no remaining legacy deps remains in the distribution. In the meanwhile packages depending on DejaVu full won't break and can be adapted at your leasure.

Comment 2 Tom "spot" Callaway 2009-01-17 17:21:56 UTC
Fixed in rawhide.