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Re: Considering packaging: Microsoft Web Font pack

On Sat, Dec 05, 1998 at 08:14:36PM -0600, john@dhh.gt.org wrote:
> Ben Collins writes:
> > Then we can't do it since they will be repackaged into a .deb. Even if
> > the .deb contains the .exe/.zip it will still be distributed in a deb
> > package.
> So what?  Sticking the whole thing inside a .deb isn't modifying it.

We have to redistribute the archives unmodified and in their original
format.  This is a problem with the win32 fonts, since they're

Putting it into a .deb isn't the original archive nor is it the original
format (of the archive). Although the original format is contained, the
actual downloadable/distributed archive wont be.

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