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.
released on 2 April 2000
Accepts cryptocurrency donations.
cvs -z3 -d:pserver:firstname.lastname@example.org:/sources/fontutils co fontutils
17 January 2017
Leaders and contributors
|Adam M. Dutko||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Required to build||make|
|Weak prerequisite||X11 server|
|Weak prerequisite||X11R4 or R5 libraries (for programs which do online graphics)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 11 January 2019.
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