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Bug#891855: fonts-monoid: installs no less than 4000 font files!

Fabian Greffrath <fabian@debian.org> writes:

> Hi Vasudev,
> Am Sonntag, den 04.03.2018, 14:59 +0530 schrieb Vasudev Kamath:
>> Feel free to suggest and join in the maintenance work :-). It was long
>> pending and recently I noticed that it could be already built since I've
>> uploaded latest fontforge to our archive. I actually didn't notice the
>> size of deb file until Adam mentioned about it in IRC.
> I am already done with implementing my suggested changes. 

> While at it, does it make any sense at all to include the variants
> which differ only in line hight? I mean, line hight is usually defined
> by the application rendering the font and it is not that we have any
> means to influence that by explicitely selecting a different font
> style, anyway?

Even I've no idea, I think best to is ship only important one's leaving
out others. If user specifically needs them they can request it via a
bug report.

I actually follow this because some times some variants may not make
sense to end user at all.


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