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Drawing program for X Window system

Facility for Interactive Generation of figures under X11 is a menu-driven tool that lets users draw and manipulate objects interactively in a X window. The resulting pictures can be saved, printed on PostScript printers or converted to a variety of other formats (eg to allow inclusion in LaTeX documents).



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Janet Casey

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22 April 2001

Leaders and contributors

Paul King Contributor
Brian V. Smith Maintainer
Supoj Sutanthavibul Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/xfig
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:xfig-bugs@epb.lbl.gov

Software prerequisites

Weak prerequisitetransfig
Required to usegs
Weak prerequisitegsfonts-x11
Required to usexaw3dg
Weak prerequisiteGimp
Required to usetransfig
Weak prerequisitegs
Required to uselibpng
Required to uselibjpeg62
Required to uselibg6
Weak prerequisitegs-aladdin
Required to usexpm4g
Weak prerequisitespell


"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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