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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).


User manual available from http://www.xfig.org/userman/


Download version 3.2.6 (stable)
released on 9 August 2016


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License:SimplePermissiveJanet Casey22 April 2001

Leaders and contributors

Supoj Sutanthavibul Contributor
Brian V. Smith Maintainer
Paul King Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:xfig-bugs@epb.lbl.gov

Software prerequisites

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

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 2 January 2017.


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