Bug 502307 - Review Request:sil-charis-compact-fonts - A version of Charis SIL with tighter line spacing
Summary: Review Request:sil-charis-compact-fonts - A version of Charis SIL with tight...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Parag AN(पराग)
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-05-23 14:03 UTC by Nicolas Mailhot
Modified: 2009-05-28 08:04 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 4.106-2.fc11
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-05-27 19:21:53 UTC
panemade: fedora-review+
tibbs: fedora-cvs+

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Description Nicolas Mailhot 2009-05-23 14:03:20 UTC
Spec URL: http://nim.fedorapeople.org/sil-charis-compact-fonts.spec
SRPM URL: http://nim.fedorapeople.org/sil-charis-compact-fonts-4.106-1.fc12.src.rpm

Charis SIL provides glyphs for a wide range of Latin and Cyrillic characters.
Charis is similar to Bitstream Charter, one of the first fonts designed
specifically for laser printers. It is highly readable and holds up well in
less-than-ideal reproduction environments. It also has a full set of styles
— regular, italic, bold, bold italic — and so is more useful in general
publishing than Doulos SIL. Charis is a serif proportionally spaced font
optimized for readability in long printed documents.

The Charis SIL Compact fonts were derived from Charis SIL using SIL TypeTuner,
by setting the “Line spacing” feature to “Tight”, and they cannot be TypeTuned
again. They may exhibit some diacritics clipping on screen (but should print

See also

Comment 1 Parag AN(पराग) 2009-05-25 04:03:23 UTC
+ package builds in mock (rawhide i586).
koji Build =>http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=1375245
+ rpmlint is silent for SRPM and for RPM.
+ source files match upstream url
3d6f4a0b716c834fa5236762c0fc0ec20517311a  CharisSILCompact4.106.zip
+ package meets naming and packaging guidelines.
+ specfile is properly named, is cleanly written
+ Spec file is written in American English.
+ Spec file is legible.
+ dist tag is present.
+ build root is correct.
+ license is open source-compatible.
+ License text is included in package.
+ %doc is present.
+ BuildRequires are proper.
+ %clean is present.
+ package installed properly.
+ Macro use appears rather consistent.
+ Does owns the directories it creates.
+ no duplicates in %files.
+ file permissions are appropriate.
+ Followed fonts packaging guidelines.

Comment 2 Nicolas Mailhot 2009-05-25 09:14:19 UTC
Thanks for the review!

New Package CVS Request
Package Name: sil-charis-compact-fonts
Short Description: A version of Charis SIL with tighter line spacing
Owners: nim
Branches: F11 & devel
InitialCC: fonts-sig

Comment 3 Jason Tibbitts 2009-05-26 22:30:20 UTC
CVS done.

Comment 4 Nicolas Mailhot 2009-05-27 19:21:53 UTC

Thanks everyone.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2009-05-27 19:24:20 UTC
sil-charis-fonts-4.106-2.fc11,sil-charis-compact-fonts-4.106-1.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2009-05-28 08:04:02 UTC
sil-charis-fonts-4.106-2.fc11, sil-charis-compact-fonts-4.106-1.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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