[TEAM VOTE] Inclusion of gnome-font-viewer package

Pasi Lallinaho pasi at shimmerproject.org
Sat Jun 10 11:44:59 UTC 2017

+1 from me. Seems sensible to have this functionality "built in" 
especially as it is so harmless.


On 2017-06-10 14:05, Sean Davis wrote:
> Hello Team!
> Mariusz Kubański (Spass) recently suggested included the 
> gnome-font-viewer [1] in our default application set.
> "I think that*gnome-font-viewer*would be a very nice inclusion. It's 
> very light & simple, doesn't need any dependencies (that aren't 
> already met in default Xubuntu) as far as I know.
> Why I think it should be included? It's useful to view the fonts that 
> are already installed on our system, but most important it helps to 
> add a new font by just a click of a button.
> As could be seen on this screenshot: http://i.imgur.com/Xdd8q4a.png"
> After using the application a few times, I am inclined to agree.  It 
> requires little space and no extra dependencies, and provides our 
> users a simple way to view and install fonts.
> Can you please +1/0/-1 this thread for including this package in 
> Xubuntu 17.10 and beyond.
> _As with all Team votes - only votes by members of Xubuntu Team [2] 
> will be counted._
> _
> _
> [1] https://packages.ubuntu.com/artful/gnome-font-viewer
> [2] https://launchpad.net/~xubuntu-team/+members#active 
> <https://launchpad.net/%7Exubuntu-team/+members#active>
> Thanks!
> Sean

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