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README.md

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

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1 # Birdfont - Font Editor 2 3 Birdfont is a font editor which can create vector graphics and 4 export SVG, EOT and TTF fonts. 5 6 Author: Johan Mattsson and others see AUTHORS for full attribution. 7 8 License: GNU GPL v3 9 10 Webpage: http://birdfont.org 11 12 Bugtracker: http://birdfont.org/bugtracker/my_view_page.php 13 14 ## Building from Source 15 16 Install vala and all required libraries, they are most likely in 17 packages with a -dev or -devel affix: 18 19 valac 20 21 libgee-dev 22 23 libglib2.0-dev 24 25 libgtk-3-dev 26 27 python-gtk2-dev 28 29 libwebkitgtk-3.0-dev 30 31 libnotify-dev 32 33 unicode-data (unicode character database) 34 35 BirdFont have two build systems, one python script that builds all 36 binaries at once and one dependency based build system that uses 37 doit. 38 39 Configure, build and install with python: 40 41 ./configure 42 43 ./scripts/linux_build.py 44 45 sudo ./install.py 46 47 Configure, build and install with doit: 48 ./configure 49 50 doit 51 52 sudo ./install.py 53 54 The default prefix is /usr/local on Fedora should BirdFont be compiled with 55 /usr as prefix. 56 57 ./configure --prefix=/usr 58 59 ./scripts/linux_build.py --prefix=/usr 60 61 sudo ./install.py 62 63 ## Packages 64 65 Windows and Mac binaries can be downloaded from 66 http://birdfont.org Many Linux distributions have packages of 67 Birdfont in their repositories. There is a BSD package in OpenBSD. 68 69