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README

This file is a part of the Birdfont project.

Contributing

Send patches or pull requests to johan.mattsson.m@gmail.com.
Clone this repository: git clone https://github.com/johanmattssonm/birdfont.git

Revisions

View the latest version of README.
Update freehand drawing to work with stroke
1 ---------------------- 2 Birdfont - Font Editor 3 ---------------------- 4 5 Birdfont is a font editor which can create vector graphics and export SVG, EOT 6 and TTF fonts. 7 8 Author: Johan Mattsson and others see AUTHORS for full attribution. 9 License: GNU GPL v3 10 Webpage: http://birdfont.org 11 Bugtracker: http://birdfont.org/bugtracker/my_view_page.php 12 13 -------------------- 14 Building from Source 15 -------------------- 16 17 Install vala and all required libraries, they are most likely in packages 18 with a -dev or -devel affix: 19 valac 20 libgee-dev 21 libglib2.0-dev 22 libgtk-3-dev 23 python-gtk2-dev 24 libwebkitgtk-3.0-dev 25 libnotify-dev 26 unicode-data (unicode character database) 27 28 BirdFont have two build systems, one python script that builds all binaries at 29 once and one dependency based build system that uses doit. 30 31 Configure, build and install with python: 32 ./configure 33 ./scripts/linux_build.py 34 sudo ./install.py 35 36 Configure, build and install with doit: 37 ./configure 38 doit 39 sudo ./install.py 40 41 The default prefix is /usr/local on Fedora should BirdFont be compiled with 42 /usr as prefix. 43 44 ./configure --prefix=/usr 45 ./scripts/linux_build.py --prefix=/usr 46 sudo ./install.py 47 48 -------- 49 Packages 50 -------- 51 52 Windows and Mac binaries can be downloaded from http://birdfont.org 53 Many Linux distributions have packages of Birdfont in their repositories. 54