What I can do in F arts?
nicu_fedora at nicubunu.ro
Wed Mar 19 16:14:49 UTC 2008
> I am Hiran Venugopalan. hiraneffects.blogspot.com
> As per the suggestion of Duffy (mizmo) whom I met at foss.in/07
> <http://foss.in/07> who told me to mail to the list telling about me and
> my interest. Its my first trail to write about myself, hence slightly
Hi and welcome!
> I am a GNU user for past 5 years. Loves cryptography, calligraphy,
> designing, GUI layout designing, Python, Inkscape and GIMP. I am an
> engineering student from India. In FOSS i am being there as a core
> developer of Swathanthra Malayalam Computing, the Malayalam Computing
> team [smc.org.in <http://smc.org.in>]. I participated GSoC/2007 for a
> designing Unicode font in Malayalam. Also I have done some more fonts
> and worked for patching Lohit, Samyak Malayalam fonts (default
> Malayalam fonts in Fedora). My plan to contribute in Fedora is as a font
> designer, GUI layout designer (for tools and website), and artist
> (though i am not).
We have an open list with requests:
If you find something interesting there, feel free to give a try (but I
am sure Mo told you already about those).
> My fonts : Dyuthi [malayalam and Latin glyphs Link :
> http://hiran.v.googlepages.com/Dyuthi3.ttf ] Perizia [asymmetric Latin
> glyphs : http://hiran.v.googlepages.com/Perizia.ttf ] and now on working
> of Lithu [Handwriting of my classmate 'lithu', Screenshot :
> http://hiran.v.googlepages.com/screennfont.png ] and two more malayalam
> fonts. All fonts under GNU GPL v3+ font exception. And had did some
> screens, designs, logos, gdm etc
There is a special Fonts SIG: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/SIGs/Fonts
(some people are both on Art and Fonts), maybe there is a better place
to get feed-back about fonts?
> So what all I can do for F arts? Also do comment on my fonts.
> I have signed CLA. My PGP key is available at
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