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Re: [RFA] Your [PACKAGE_NAME] did not pass QA



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Am 24.11.2009 16:00, schrieb Chris Adams:
> What is the real maintenance cost?
>
> You have said that core fonts are not going away, so the maintenance
> cost will not go away.  How is badgering other maintainers a good thing?
>
> If you don't want to maintain something, then the normal way is to
> orphan it and let someone else take the job, not badger everybody else
> using the thing you don't want to maintain anymore.
>
Unfortunately, I have not following the discussion about X core fonts and
I'm not a font specialist.

If you mean the original bitmap oriented fonts of X11, so they are
several reasons to avoid the usage of this kinds of fonts.

The may issue with this fonts is, that they are not scaleable to any
size you want.

Best Regards:

Jochen Schmitt
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