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Re: add freefonts!

> On Tue, 11 Jan 2000, Stefan Rieken wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > One thing that I _did_ found "enhanced" about my old Debian was the
> > FreeFont collection; a set of free type1 fonts.
> A couple of points:
> (*)	They aren't all free.

Many of them are prohibited to distribution through commercail
channels.  That means no CD.

> (*)	The bonehead who packaged them didn't have the foresight to include
> 	the font metrics. We really want to ship these if possible ( since
> 	it would make the fonts work with most wordprocessing apps )

I think one of us built an RPM of them but it was the original tgz who
was broken.

			Jean Francois Martinez

Project Independence: Linux for the Masses