Command-line outline and bitmap font editor/converter

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Formula code on GitHub

Current versions:

stable 20170731
bottle 🍾 high_sierra, sierra, el_capitan

Revision: 3


--with-giflib Build with GIF support
--with-extra-tools Build with additional font tools
--without-jpeg Build without jpeg support
--without-libtiff Build without libtiff support
--with-libspiro Build with libspiro support
--with-libuninameslist Build with libuninameslist support

Depends on:

libtool 2.4.6 Generic library support script
gettext GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
pango 1.42.2 Framework for layout and rendering of i18n text
cairo 1.14.12 Vector graphics library with cross-device output support
fontconfig 2.13.0 XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
libpng 1.6.34 Library for manipulating PNG images
python@2 2.7.15 Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language

Depends on recommended:

jpeg 9c Image manipulation library
libtiff 4.0.9 TIFF library and utilities

Depends on optionally:

giflib 5.1.4 Library and utilities for processing GIFs
libspiro 0.5.20150702 Library to simplify the drawing of curves
libuninameslist 20180701 Library of Unicode names and annotation data

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries


Installs (30 days)
fontforge 1,955
fontforge --with-giflib --with-libspiro 18
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 15
fontforge --with-extra-tools 9
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 6
fontforge --with-extra-tools --with-libuninameslist 3
Installs on Request (30 days)
fontforge 1,201
fontforge --with-giflib --with-libspiro 17
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 12
fontforge --with-extra-tools 9
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 6
fontforge --with-extra-tools --with-libuninameslist 3
fontforge --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 1
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools 1
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libuninameslist 1
fontforge --with-libspiro 1
Build Errors (30 days)
fontforge 0
Installs (90 days)
fontforge 10,543
fontforge --with-giflib --with-libspiro 101
fontforge --with-extra-tools 46
fontforge --with-libspiro 33
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 24
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 18
fontforge --with-giflib 9
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools 7
fontforge --without-jpeg 5
Installs on Request (90 days)
fontforge 5,927
fontforge --with-giflib --with-libspiro 80
fontforge --with-extra-tools 44
fontforge --with-libspiro 28
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 24
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools 6
fontforge --without-jpeg 5
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 4
fontforge --with-giflib 3
Installs (365 days)
fontforge 41,355
fontforge --with-giflib --with-libspiro 586
fontforge --with-extra-tools 267
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 181
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 146
fontforge --with-libspiro 108
fontforge --HEAD --with-giflib --with-libspiro 49
fontforge --HEAD 37
fontforge --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 37
fontforge --with-giflib 30
fontforge --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 27
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools 26
fontforge --HEAD --with-libspiro 20
fontforge --HEAD --with-extra-tools 18
Installs on Request (365 days)
fontforge 21,896
fontforge --with-giflib --with-libspiro 459
fontforge --with-extra-tools 191
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 179
fontforge --with-libspiro 81
fontforge --HEAD --with-giflib --with-libspiro 47
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 46
fontforge --HEAD 37
fontforge --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 27
fontforge --with-extra-tools --with-libspiro 21
fontforge --HEAD --with-libspiro 20
fontforge --with-giflib --with-extra-tools 19
fontforge --HEAD --with-extra-tools 17
fontforge --with-giflib --with-libspiro --with-libuninameslist 14
fontforge --with-giflib 13
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