contributing new font package for xorg (fwd)

Alan Cox alan at
Thu Aug 11 12:30:40 PDT 2005

On Iau, 2005-08-11 at 12:01 -0400, Jon Smirl wrote:
> I'm not trying to be a pain, but Qianqian has done a lot of work and I
> think he deserves a clear reason for why the font was rejected for
> inclusion if it is rejected.  We should also provide a clear statement
> on what needs to be fixed in order to gain acceptance.
> While the GPL licensing may end up being the ultimate reason for
> refusal I don't think our initial responses provided crystal clear
> reasoning for rejection and a correction path to achieve acceptance.

My sole concern is the licensing problems with fonts and GPL. I have no
issues with the artistic qualities of the font.

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