Re: Bug#666647: Still cannot use LaTeX with cyrillic symbols
[added debian-tex-maint@ldo to Cc]
On Sat, 2012-07-14 at 14:54 +0300, Anton Zinoviev wrote:
> When the maintainter created this package many years ago (that was me)
> there was no such conflict and the font names of the package were
> compliant with the font name guidelines used by the TeX community.
> As far as I know, at that time no TeX font conflicted with these names
> and in particular no Debian package shipped fonts with conflicting font
> A long time passed since then. I no longer feel myself competent to
> either assess properly the present conflict or to be sure I am
> implementing the right solution.
> Dropping scalable-cyrfonts-tex is not something desirable. This package
> provides several styles whose effect (I think) is not achievable without
> this package. I mean styles such as cyrtimes, cyrbookman, cyrnewcent,
> cyrpalatino, teams.
TeX maintainers - any comments / thoughts?