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Pango

http://www.pango.org/
The Pango project intends to provide a framework with which to lay out and render internationalized text. It uses Unicode for all of its encoding, and will eventually support output in all the world's major languages. Since Pango is an offshoot of the GTK+ and GNOME projects, the initial focus is operation in those environments. However, there is nothing fundamentally GTK+ or GNOME specific about Pango. Project goals include modularity for a faster development process, font system and toolkit independence, and high quality rendering of a large set of languages.


Download

Download version 1.10.2 (stable)
released on 29 November 2005

VCS Checkout

cvs checkout pango

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
LGPLJanet Casey5 June 2002



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Owen Taylor Maintainer
See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for a complete listContributor


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Support E-mail mailto:gtk-i18n-list@redhat.com


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite Qt2 (for the example program)
Required to build glib 2.0.0
Required to build iconv() implemetation
Weak prerequisite FreeType 2.0.1 or later (for the Pango FT backend)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 29 November 2005.



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