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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 License: GNU GPL v3 8 Webpage: http://birdfont.org 9 Bugtracker: http://birdfont.org/bugtracker/my_view_page.php 10 11 ## Building from Source 12 13 Install vala and all required libraries, they are most likely in 14 packages with a -dev or -devel affix: 15 16 valac 17 libgee-dev 18 libglib2.0-dev 19 libgtk-3-dev 20 python-gtk2-dev 21 libwebkitgtk-3.0-dev 22 libnotify-dev 23 unicode-data (unicode character database) 24 25 BirdFont have two build systems, one python script that builds all 26 binaries at once and one dependency based build system that uses 27 doit. 28 29 Configure, build and install with python: 30 31 ./configure 32 ./scripts/linux_build.py 33 sudo ./install.py 34 35 Configure, build and install with doit: 36 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 ## Packages 49 50 Windows and Mac binaries can be downloaded from 51 http://birdfont.org Many Linux distributions have packages of 52 Birdfont in their repositories. There is a BSD package in OpenBSD. 53 54