Debian Bug report logs - #584472
fop: please support OpenType fonts

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Package: fop; Maintainer for fop is Debian Java Maintainers <pkg-java-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>; Source for fop is src:fop.

Reported by: "brian m. carlson" <sandals@crustytoothpaste.net>

Date: Thu, 3 Jun 2010 19:03:01 UTC

Severity: wishlist

Tags: upstream

Found in version fop/1:0.95.dfsg-11

Forwarded to https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=40464

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Java Maintainers <pkg-java-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>:
Bug#584472; Package fop. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 19:03:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to "brian m. carlson" <sandals@crustytoothpaste.ath.cx>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Debian Java Maintainers <pkg-java-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 19:03:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: "brian m. carlson" <sandals@crustytoothpaste.ath.cx>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: fop: please support OpenType fonts
Date: Thu, 3 Jun 2010 19:01:28 +0000
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Package: fop
Version: 1:0.95.dfsg-11
Severity: wishlist

It would be nice if fop supported OpenType CFF fonts.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.34-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages fop depends on:
ii  default-jre-headless [jav 1.6-36         Standard Java or Java compatible R
ii  gcj-4.4-jre-headless [jav 4.4.4-2        Java runtime environment using GIJ
ii  gcj-jre-headless [java2-r 4:4.4.4-1      Java runtime environment using GIJ
ii  gij-4.3 [java2-runtime-he 4.3.4-4        The GNU Java bytecode interpreter
ii  java-wrappers             0.1.16         wrappers for java executables
ii  libavalon-framework-java  4.2.0-7        Common framework for Java server a
ii  libbatik-java             1.7-6          xml.apache.org SVG Library
ii  libbsf-java               1:2.4.0-3      Bean Scripting Framework to suppor
ii  libcommons-io-java        1.4-3          Common useful IO related classes
ii  libcommons-logging-java   1.1.1-8        commmon wrapper interface for seve
ii  libxalan2-java            2.7.1-5        XSL Transformations (XSLT) process
ii  libxerces2-java           2.9.1-4.1      Validating XML parser for Java wit
ii  libxml-commons-external-j 1.3.05-2       XML Commons external code - DOM, S
ii  libxmlgraphics-commons-ja 1.3.1.dfsg-5   reusable components used by Batik 
ii  libxp6                    1:1.0.0.xsf1-2 X Printing Extension (Xprint) clie
ii  libxt6                    1:1.0.7-1      X11 toolkit intrinsics library
ii  libxtst6                  2:1.1.0-2      X11 Testing -- Resource extension 
ii  openjdk-6-jre-headless [j 6b18-1.8-2     OpenJDK Java runtime, using Hotspo

Versions of packages fop recommends:
ii  libsaxon-java                 1:6.5.5-6  The Saxon XSLT Processor

Versions of packages fop suggests:
ii  fop-doc                   1:0.95.dfsg-11 Documentation for fop
ii  libservlet2.4-java        5.0.30-12      Servlet 2.4 and JSP 2.0 Java libra

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Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Java Maintainers <pkg-java-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>:
Bug#584472; Package fop. (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 21:42:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Torsten Werner <twerner@debian.org>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Debian Java Maintainers <pkg-java-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>. (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 21:42:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at 584472@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Torsten Werner <twerner@debian.org>
To: "brian m. carlson" <sandals@crustytoothpaste.ath.cx>, 584472@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: Bug#584472: fop: please support OpenType fonts
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2010 23:40:03 +0200
Hi Brian,

On Thu, Jun 3, 2010 at 9:01 PM, brian m. carlson
<sandals@crustytoothpaste.ath.cx> wrote:
> It would be nice if fop supported OpenType CFF fonts.

may you submit a bug report against the upstream package and let us
know its URL, please?

Thanks,
Torsten




Changed Bug submitter to '"brian m. carlson" <sandals@crustytoothpaste.net>' from '"brian m. carlson" <sandals@crustytoothpaste.ath.cx>' Request was from "brian m. carlson" <sandals@crustytoothpaste.net> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Thu, 03 Feb 2011 20:52:15 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Java Maintainers <pkg-java-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>:
Bug#584472; Package fop. (Fri, 09 Sep 2011 09:09:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Mathieu Malaterre <mathieu.malaterre@gmail.com>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Debian Java Maintainers <pkg-java-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>. (Fri, 09 Sep 2011 09:09:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #17 received at 584472@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Mathieu Malaterre <mathieu.malaterre@gmail.com>
To: 584472@bugs.debian.org, Control bugs server <control@bugs.debian.org>
Date: Fri, 9 Sep 2011 11:06:12 +0200
forward 584472 https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=40464
thanks

Apparently support for OpenType in fop has been discussed many time on
the mailing list. The issue is rather low level as fop should only
focuss on fo rendering and not in fonts handling.

-- 
Mathieu




Set Bug forwarded-to-address to 'https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=40464'. Request was from Mathieu Malaterre <mathieu.malaterre@gmail.com> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Fri, 09 Sep 2011 09:15:26 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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