Command-line outline and bitmap font editor/converter

/api/formula/fontforge.json (JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Current versions:

stable 20190801
bottle 🍾 catalina, mojave, high_sierra, sierra

Depends on:

cairo 1.16.0 Vector graphics library with cross-device output support
fontconfig 2.13.1 XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
freetype 2.10.1 Software library to render fonts
gettext 0.20.1 GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
giflib 5.1.4 Library and utilities for processing GIFs
glib 2.62.2 Core application library for C
jpeg 9c Image manipulation library
libpng 1.6.37 Library for manipulating PNG images
libspiro 0.5.20150702 Library to simplify the drawing of curves
libtiff 4.0.10 TIFF library and utilities
libtool 2.4.6 Generic library support script
libuninameslist 20190701 Library of Unicode names and annotation data
pango 1.44.6 Framework for layout and rendering of i18n text
python 3.7.4 Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language
readline 8.0.1 Library for command-line editing

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
This formula only installs the command line utilities. can be downloaded directly from the website:

Alternatively, install with Homebrew Cask:
    brew cask install fontforge


Installs (30 days)
fontforge 2,738
Installs on Request (30 days)
fontforge 1,736
Build Errors (30 days)
fontforge 0
Installs (90 days)
fontforge 10,177
Installs on Request (90 days)
fontforge 6,102
Installs (365 days)
fontforge 43,396
fontforge --with-extra-tools 66
fontforge --with-python 13
fontforge --with-python3 6
Installs on Request (365 days)
fontforge 25,352
fontforge --with-extra-tools 64
fontforge --with-python 13
fontforge --with-python3 6
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