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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: https://birdfont.org 11 Bugtracker: https://birdfont.org/bugtracker/my_view_page.php 12 13 [![Build Status](https://travis-ci.org/johanmattssonm/birdfont.svg)] 14 (https://travis-ci.org/johanmattssonm/birdfont) 15 16 ## Building from Source 17 18 Install vala and all required libraries, they are most likely in 19 packages with a -dev or -devel affix: 20 21 valac 22 python3-doit 23 libxmlbird-dev 24 libgee-0.8-dev 25 libglib2.0-dev 26 libgtk-3-dev 27 libwebkit2gtk-3.0-dev 28 libnotify-dev 29 libsqlite3-dev 30 libxmlbird-dev 31 32 XML Bird is available from [https://birdfont.org][xmlbird]. 33 34 BirdFont have two build systems, one python script that builds all 35 binaries at once and one dependency based build system that uses 36 doit. 37 38 Configure, build and install with python: 39 40 ./configure 41 ./build.py 42 sudo ./install.py 43 44 Configure, build and install with doit: 45 46 ./configure 47 doit3 48 sudo ./install.py 49 50 The default prefix is /usr/local on Fedora should BirdFont be compiled with 51 /usr as prefix. 52 53 ./configure --prefix=/usr 54 ./build.py 55 sudo ./install.py 56 57 All patches must be compiled with support for valas null pointer checks. 58 Configure the project with ./configure --nonnull 59 60 ## Packages 61 62 Windows and Mac binaries can be downloaded from 63 http://birdfont.org Many Linux distributions have packages of 64 Birdfont in their repositories. There is a BSD package in OpenBSD. 65 66 [birdfont]: https://birdfont.org/images/birdfont_logo2.png "Birdfont logo" 67 [xmlbird]: https://birdfont.org/xmlbird.php "XML Bird – XML Parser for programs written in VALA" 68 69