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From Pedro Giffuni <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Next step: fonts
Date Wed, 18 Jan 2012 13:59:06 GMT

--- Mer 18/1/12, Andrea Pescetti <pescetti@apache.org> ha scritto:

> Data: Mercoledì 18 gennaio 2012, 03:08
> On 18/01/2012 Pedro Giffuni wrote:
> > I will take a stab at bringing back the Gentium font
> > and I will bring in the ChromeOS fonts that will
> > replace the Liberation fonts we used to carry.
> 
> Since they are metrically equivalent, can the font
> substitution table be updated with the same changes?
> 
> I.e., it used to contain
> Times New Roman -> Liberation Serif
> (meaning: if Times New Roman is not available on the
> system, then use Liberation Serif in its place) and it
> should now contain something like
> Times New Roman -> Tinos
> Liberation Serif -> Tinos
> to allow best compatibility for those who don't have the
> fonts installed.
> 

I think so ... we won't carry Liberation fonts at all
so it makes sense to keep a consistent behavior.

Pedro.

ps. I became a little busy lately so I will leave this
for bit later .. please be patient ... or give a hand ;-).



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