Re: (forw) Re: Babelbox updated for squeeze
[ Please CC me if you like me to test something, as I don't read this list ]
On Tue, Mar 08, 2011 at 07:27:19AM +0100, Christian PERRIER wrote:
> > > What language is that? What font package is missing? And why wasn't it
> > > installed via tasksel?
> > According to the Unicode standards - it is devanagari - U09NN block is
> > for Devanagari.
> Yes. This, I am about 99% sure.
> So, it means that one of the three Devanagari-based languages we
> support in D-I is concerned: Marathi, Hindi or Nepali.
Testing three languages is quite easier than testing all 70. So I found that
the affected languages are Marathi and Nepali. Hindi worked.
> > Should'nt installing devalagari fonts solve the issue?
> Certainly. Still, the three languages have ttf-devanagari-fonts listed
> in the relevant <language>-desktop task. So, tasksel should have
> installed the font....and the question becomes: why hasn't it?
Just for clarification: My babelbox did _not_ install the full desktop task,
but only some packages (gdm3, gnome-session, gnome-icon-teme, desktop-base to
And indeed, if I change the pressed configuration to install the full dekstop
task, all three languages work without problems. Is that the expected /
intended behaviour? (Why did it work with Hindi then?)