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GNU Fontutils

https://www.gnu.org/software/fontutils/
Scanned image, bitmap, outline font manipulation.

The GNU Font Utilities (a.k.a. Fontutils) create fonts for use with Ghostscript or TeX. They also contain general conversion programs and other utilities. Some of the programs in Fontutils include bpltobzr, bzrto, charspace, fontconvert, gsrenderfont, imageto, imgrotate

The main purpose of these programs is to form a tool chain to generate Metafont or PostScript fonts from scanned images.

Documentation

https://www.gnu.org/software/fontutils/manual/

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Download

https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/fontutils/fontutils-0.7.tar.gz

version 0.7 (stable)
released on 2 April 2000



User level

Intermediate

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VCS Checkout

cvs -z3 -d:pserver:anonymous@cvs.savannah.gnu.org:/sources/fontutils co fontutils

Categories

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Licensing

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License:GPLv3orlaterGenium17 January 2017



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Adam M. Dutko Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/fontutils
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/fontutils-bugs
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/fontutils
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/fontutils


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisiteX11 server
Weak prerequisiteX11R4 or R5 libraries (for programs which do online graphics)
Required to buildmake

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 14 June 2018.



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