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Re: Uploaded freetype 1.2-1 (source i386) to masterscp

On Sun, Dec 06, 1998 at 04:06:25AM +0100, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> Previously Anthony Fok wrote:
> >  freetype (1.2-1) frozen unstable; urgency=low
> >  .
> >    * New upstream release.
> May I ask why you are uploading a new upstream version to frozen??

freetype 1.1-1998-09-12 was actually some intermediate form of
freetype 1.2pre upstream, and 1.2 is the official release.
Between September and the official release of freetype 1.2 in November, the
changes were mostly bug fixes.  I thought that it is better to have an
official release than a pre-release/developmental-snapshot in Slink.  :-)
Besides, it works just fine.  :-)  (The major soname for libttf is still

If you disagree, that's okay, because it is a borderline case.  :-)



Anthony Fok Tung-Ling                Civil and Environmental Engineering
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