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FontForge
Computer languages C  +
Documentation note Available on the Web site, e.g. http://fontforge.github.io/en-US/documentation/interface/.
Full description FontForge is an outline font editor that lFontForge is an outline font editor that lets you create your own fonts or edit existing ones. Multiple formats including PostScript, TrueType, OpenType, SVG and bitmap (BDF) are supported. It also lets you convert one format to another. This package was formerly known as pfaedit.his package was formerly known as pfaedit.
Homepage URL http://fontforge.github.io/en-US/  +
Interface x-window-system  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords text  + , TrueType  + , font  + , editor  + , PostScript  + , printing  + , SVG  + , outline  + , opentype  + , cid-keyed  + , bitmap (bdf)  +
Last review by Mtjm +
Last review date 14 March 2014  +
License BSD 3Clause + , GPLv3orlater +
License note Used for build scripts.  +
License verified by Janet Casey  + , mtjm  +
License verified date 18 September 2003  + , 14 March 2014  +
Name FontForge  +
Prerequisite description libuninameslist (to display unicode names and annotations)  + , autotrace *or* potrace (for autotracing around character images)  + , libxml2 (to parse SVG files and fonts)  + , freetype (to better rasterize bitmaps and to enable the truetype debugger)  + , libpng and zlib  + , libtiff  + , libungof  + , libjpeg (to import images in the given format)  +
Prerequisite kind Weak prerequisite  +
Real name George Williams  +
Related projects Isabella + , Staypuft + , Junicode + , Freefont +
Resource URL http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=25752  + , http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=25752&atid=385181  + , http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/fontforge-announce  + , http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/fontforge-devel  + , http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/fontforge-users  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Bug Tracking  + , Help  + , Support  +
Resource kind VCS Repository Webview  + , Mailing List Info/Archive  +
Revisionid 20,858  +
Revisiontimestamp 14 March 2014 16:52:24  +
Revisionuser User:Mtjm +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description Outline font editor  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Text-creation font-related  +
Use text-creation  +
User level none  +
VCS checkout command git clone https://github.com/fontforge/fontforge.git  +
Version date 2 January 2014  +
Version download https://github.com/fontforge/fontforge/archive/2.0.20140101.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 2.0.20140101  +
Version status stable  +
Works-with text  +
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Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 1 August 2014 23:31:35  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. pfaedit-devel@lists.sourceforge.net  +
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