dh_makefont(1) General Commands Manual dh_makefont(1)
dh_makefont - Debian Font packaging helper
dh_makefont [-h, --help] [-c,--copyright <type>] [-p,--package
<name[_version]>] [--maint MAINT] [-u,--upstream UPSTREAMURL]
dh_makefont is a wrapper for the dh_make command to convert regular
font source packages into one formatted according to the requirements
of the Debian Policy.
Display the name, version, available options and authors, and
-c, --copyright license
Use license in copyright file for the package. license can be
one of apache|artistic|bsd|gpl|gpl2|gpl3|lgpl|lgpl2|lgpl3|x11.
-p, --package name[_version]
Force package name to be name. If name_version is given this
will set version number of package bypassing the directory
Ovrride the default name of the mainter from "Debian Fonts Task
Force" to maintainer. to *Debian Fonts Task Force*. maintainer
should be in the form Maintainer Name <maint.email>
-u, --upstream url
Set the url from where the fonts were downloaded from to url.
This url will be used in the following fields: Homepage: field
of the control file and Source: field of the copyright file
Show the version number of program and exit.
This is the name of the folder in which you have extracted the
fonts. Rules for folder name are same as dh_make. If you didn't
give proper name dh_make will fail.
The following environment settings are used by dh_makefont:
Email address to use in control and changelog entries.
You full name, eg "John Doe" which will appear in the control
and changelog entries.
If the package name has a hypen '-' in it then dh_makefont will mess up
the package naming.
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