[dev-context] New Debian packages

Frank Küster frank at debian.org
Wed Jan 24 15:10:09 CET 2007

Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:

> Florent Rougon wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
>>> I don't know whether Florent is planning to do an upload of lmodern with
>>> the new math fonts included (Florent?).
>> I'm not planning to upload a new lmodern version before etch is
>> released. First, it's too late to test such an update; second, I'm very
>> busy these days...
>>> If yes, then sorry for the Debian using guys, but you have to wait until
>>> we have the new lmodern in Debian.
>> In fact, there may be a possibility: if it's enough to only *add* fonts
>> that were previoulsy absent (presumably, those listed in that new
>> lm-math.map file), then it can be acceptable (if done carefully).
> the file set is rather stable so you can just overwrite (unzip) the
> new archives; nothing needs to be deleted

No, changing any existing files is not an option at this point in
Debian's release cycle.

Regards, Frank
Dr. Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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