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Information for build adf-tribun-fonts-1.13-1.fc12

ID136778
Package Nameadf-tribun-fonts
Version1.13
Release1.fc12
Epoch
SummaryA newsprint-like serif typeface
DescriptionHirwen Harendal started in 1999 the realization of a first font family, aiming to create another “Times New Roman”… He does not consider this endeavour a huge success. However, he transformed Tribun progessively since then to give it its own character. The idea was to achieve newsprint-like rendering. To this effect, the glyph bodies, serifs, or even extenders are not normalised and use irregular strokes. This is most visible in italics though those variations stay imperceptible at small sizes. Italics proved time-consuming. They are never an easy thing to draw. Nevertheless, the designer considers them very close to those of “Times”, with some variations. The medium weight uses a stronger stroke. It can be used for emphasis, or for effects in titles. That being said it has also been used for body copy. It is also slightly expanded to complete the face offerings. The condensed version is a bit unusual, since it stands in for both normal and medium condensed. After several trials, Hirwen decided an intermediate weight rendered much better both for document display and in print. Secondly, he took great care to keep readability excellent, and this even for italics. This font family is particularly well suited for text, display, or presentations. It is also ideal for all Web publications. It can serve as alternative to “Times New Roman” and other similar fonts.
Built bynim
State complete
Volume fedora_koji_archive00
StartedThu, 15 Oct 2009 21:29:03 UTC
CompletedThu, 15 Oct 2009 21:32:12 UTC
Taskbuild (dist-f12-updates-candidate, /cvs/pkgs:rpms/adf-tribun-fonts/F-12:adf-tribun-fonts-1_13-1_fc12)
Tags
dist-f12
f12-final
RPMs
src
adf-tribun-fonts-1.13-1.fc12.src.rpm (info) (download)
noarch
adf-tribun-fonts-1.13-1.fc12.noarch.rpm (info) (download)
Logs
noarch
build.log
root.log
state.log
Changelog * Sat Oct 10 2009 <nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net> - 1.13-1 — Initial release