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Re: Bug#481134: libpoppler does not use cmap files from xpdf-{japanese,...}, and fails to parse Japanese PDF files.

On Fri, Aug 22, 2008 at 11:26:53PM +0800, Deng Xiyue wrote:
> 在 2008-08-22五的 07:51 -0700,Junichi Uekawa写道:
> > 1. poppler was theoretically self-contained, poppler-data was REJECTed
> > once and not yet part of non-free as of today.
> Which is now sitting in NEW queue again for approval[1].  IMHO, It
> doesn't worth to put effort in something to solve problem that is
> already handled by others, which makes it unnecessary once accepted.
> Better to push ftp-masters to get it reviewed and ask for a freeze
> exception ASAP.
> [1] http://ftp-master.debian.org/new/poppler-data_0.2.0-1.html

Time is short...

* Does Junichi's fix cause any side effects?
  If no, then just do it and ask release team to give hint to include
this in release.  (We all know release team acts fast.)

* Do we know how to ask FTP master?  My impression is they ar too busy
  with many things so they may not be able to act soon enough.  Why take

(Deng: did you send request?  Arguing here for FTP mater seems not so


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