Birdfont - Font Editor
Birdfont is a font editor which can create vector graphics and export SVG, EOT and TTF fonts.
Author: Johan Mattsson and others see AUTHORS for full attribution. License: GNU GPL v3 Webpage: https://birdfont.org Bugtracker: https://birdfont.org/bugtracker/my_view_page.php
Building from Source
Install vala and all required libraries, they are most likely in packages with a -dev or -devel affix:
valac python3-doit libxmlbird-dev libgee-0.8-dev libglib2.0-dev libgtk-3-dev libwebkit2gtk-4.0-dev libnotify-dev libsqlite3-dev libxmlbird-dev
XML Bird is available from https://birdfont.org.
BirdFont have two build systems, one python script that builds all binaries at once and one dependency based build system that uses doit.
Configure, build and install with python:
./configure ./build.py sudo ./install.py
Configure, build and install with doit:
./configure doit3 sudo ./install.py
The default prefix is /usr/local on Fedora should BirdFont be compiled with /usr as prefix.
./configure --prefix=/usr ./build.py sudo ./install.py
All patches must be compiled with support for valas null pointer checks. Configure the project with ./configure --nonnull
Windows and Mac binaries can be downloaded from https://birdfont.org Many Linux distributions have packages of Birdfont in their repositories. There is a BSD package in OpenBSD.