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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 logo][birdfont] 2 3 # Birdfont - Font Editor 4 5 Birdfont is a font editor which can create vector graphics and 6 export SVG, EOT 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 ## Building from Source 14 15 Install vala and all required libraries, they are most likely in 16 packages with a -dev or -devel affix: 17 18 valac 19 libgee-dev 20 libglib2.0-dev 21 libgtk-3-dev 22 python-gtk2-dev 23 libwebkitgtk-3.0-dev 24 libnotify-dev 25 libsqlite3-dev 26 unicode-data (unicode character database) 27 28 BirdFont have two build systems, one python script that builds all 29 binaries at once and one dependency based build system that uses 30 doit. 31 32 Configure, build and install with python: 33 34 ./configure 35 ./scripts/linux_build.py 36 sudo ./install.py 37 38 Configure, build and install with doit: 39 40 ./configure 41 doit 42 sudo ./install.py 43 44 The default prefix is /usr/local on Fedora should BirdFont be compiled with 45 /usr as prefix. 46 47 ./configure --prefix=/usr 48 ./scripts/linux_build.py --prefix=/usr 49 sudo ./install.py 50 51 ## Packages 52 53 Windows and Mac binaries can be downloaded from 54 http://birdfont.org Many Linux distributions have packages of 55 Birdfont in their repositories. There is a BSD package in OpenBSD. 56 57 [birdfont]: http://birdfont.org/images/birdfont_logo2.png "Birdfont logo" 58 59