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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 font-roboto 20 libxmlbird 21 libgee-dev 22 libglib2.0-dev 23 libgtk-3-dev 24 python-gtk2-dev 25 libwebkitgtk-3.0-dev 26 libnotify-dev 27 libsqlite3-dev 28 unicode-data (unicode character database) 29 30 BirdFont have two build systems, one python script that builds all 31 binaries at once and one dependency based build system that uses 32 doit. 33 34 Configure, build and install with python: 35 36 ./configure 37 ./scripts/linux_build.py 38 sudo ./install.py 39 40 Configure, build and install with doit: 41 42 ./configure 43 doit 44 sudo ./install.py 45 46 The default prefix is /usr/local on Fedora should BirdFont be compiled with 47 /usr as prefix. 48 49 ./configure --prefix=/usr 50 ./scripts/linux_build.py --prefix=/usr 51 sudo ./install.py 52 53 ## Packages 54 55 Windows and Mac binaries can be downloaded from 56 http://birdfont.org Many Linux distributions have packages of 57 Birdfont in their repositories. There is a BSD package in OpenBSD. 58 59 [birdfont]: http://birdfont.org/images/birdfont_logo2.png "Birdfont logo" 60 61