Bug#430361: tasksel: Desktop (or Standard) task should install ttf-bitstream-vera
I've sent Bug#430371 to fontconfig then.
--- Per Olofsson <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi Eduardo,
> Eduardo Silva wrote:
> > Package: tasksel
> > Version: 2.66
> > Severity: wishlist
> > When you configure fontconfig-conf, you learn that
> by default debian uses bitstreamvera fonts. But
> strangely, this
> > font is not installed by default, no even on the
> Desktop task.
> > I suggest that it does, in either the Standard or
> Desktop task: It's a pretty good font, and good
> replacement for the
> > Sans, Sans
> > Serif, etc. fonts.
> Actually, DejaVu is the default font. It's an
> extended version of
> Bitstream Vera, and it's included by default. If
> fontconfig-config says
> otherwise, it's a bug in that package.
> I believe Sans and Serif are actually mapped to
> DejaVu, and they look
> exactly like Bitstream Vera.
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