Debian Bug report logs - #703305
ITP: fonts-sil-averia-sans-gwf -- Avería Sans GWF font family

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Reported by: Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <>

Date: Mon, 18 Mar 2013 09:06:01 UTC

Owned by: Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <>

Severity: wishlist

Fixed in version fonts-averia-sans-gwf/1.00-1

Done: Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#703305; Package wnpp. (Mon, 18 Mar 2013 09:06:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <>
Subject: ITP: fonts-sil-averia-sans-gwf -- Avería Sans GWF font family
Date: Mon, 18 Mar 2013 10:03:12 +0100
Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <>

  Package name    : fonts-sil-averia-sans-gwf
  Version         : 1.00
  Upstream Author : Dan Sayers
  URL             :
  License         : SIL Open Font License
  Description     : Avería Sans GWF font family

Avería ("breakdown" or "mechanical damage" in Spanish - related to the root
of the English word "average") is a Unicode typeface family created from the
average of all fonts on the computer of the creator, Dan Sayers. The process
is described at All metrics are the result of an
averaging process. The included glyphs are those that existed in a majority
of the source fonts - which are the following:

Range           Description
U+0020-U+007E   Basic Latin
U+00A0-U+00FF   Latin-1 Supplement

And some glyphs from the following:

Range           Description
U+0100-U+017F   Latin Extended-A
U+0180-U+021F   Latin Extended-B
U+02B0-U+02FF   Spacing Modifier Letters
U+0370-U+03D5   Greek
U+2000-U+2122   General Punctuation
U+2200-U+25CS   Mathematical Operators

Avería Sans GWF exists in Regular, Bold, Italic, Bold Italic, Light and Light
Italic styles - based on the sans-serif subset of the 725 fonts on the
creator's computer.

Legal info:
The Averia Libre families of fonts are based on the average of all 725 fonts
in the Google Web Fonts project, released under the SIL Open Font
License, as of 9 Nov 2011.
The upstream confirm:
"all of the Averîa Libre fonts are strictly composed of the average of
OFL fonts".


Added blocking bug(s) of 703305: 703309 Request was from Bart Martens <> to (Tue, 19 Mar 2013 07:15:30 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Added tag(s) pending. Request was from to (Wed, 27 Mar 2013 20:30:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <>
Subject: Bug#703305: fixed in fonts-averia-sans-gwf 1.00-1
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2013 10:00:09 +0000
Source: fonts-averia-sans-gwf
Source-Version: 1.00-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
fonts-averia-sans-gwf, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive.

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <> (supplier of updated fonts-averia-sans-gwf package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2013 14:02:33 +0100
Source: fonts-averia-sans-gwf
Binary: fonts-averia-sans-gwf
Architecture: source all
Version: 1.00-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <>
Changed-By: Alfonso Sabato Siciliano <>
 fonts-averia-sans-gwf - Avería Sans GWF font family
Closes: 703305
 fonts-averia-sans-gwf (1.00-1) unstable; urgency=low
   * Initial release (Closes: #703305)
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