fontforge: An outline font editor1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0]

An outline font editor that lets you create your own postscript, truetype, opentype, cid-keyed, multi-master, cff, svg and bitmap (bdf, FON, NFNT) fonts, or edit existing ones. Also lets you convert one format to another. FontForge has support for many macintosh font formats.

... part of T2, get it here


Author: George Williams
Maintainer: Rene Rebe <rene [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: BSD
Status: Stable
Version: 20230101

Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).


T2 source: fontforge.cache
T2 source: fontforge.desc

Build time (on reference hardware): 130% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 12.16 MB, 255 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree 7zip alien alsa-lib alsa-utils anomy-mailtools argyllcms autoconf automake bdb xorgproto bin86 binutils bison ccid cmake xorgproto coreutils cron ctwm cups cups-pdf cvs dbus dcc diffutils distcc driconf dvb-apps encodings file findutils firebird font-util fontconfig freetype gawk gdb gengetopt gettext glib glib12 xorgproto gnu-efi gnupg2 grep groff grub gtk+12 guile xorgproto ircii java-dirtree jikes joe kbd xorgproto ksplice libao libart libatomic_ops libffi libgpg-error libice libidn libjpeg libpng libpthread-stubs libsigc++ libsigc++1 libsigc++12 libsm libsndfile libtiff libtool libgif libx11 libxau libxcb libxext libxi libxkbfile libxkbui libxml libxslt libxt linux-header llvm lprng lynx mailscanner make man mkinitcpio mpfr mysql nano net-tools nspr nullmailer numactl nvi openct openldap openslp openssl orbit10 pam partimage pcre pdnsd perl perl-archive-zip perl-crypt-des perl-digest-md5 perl-extutils-depends perl-glib perl-html-parser perl-image-size perl-libwww perl-mail-box perl-mail-sender perl-mime-base64 perl-net-dns perl-net-ssleay perl-test-number-delta perl-ui-dialog perl-uri perl-user-identity perl-xml-parser pkgconfig po4a ppl python quagga razor readline rstart sed sendmail shadow shared-mime-info slang squid sysfiles syslinux tar tcl tk transfig twm twolame udev util-linux wwwoffle xcb-proto xcursor-themes xedit xf86-input-vmmouse xkeyboard-config xorg-server xorgproto zlib zsh acl libidn libuninameslist cmake

Installed files (on reference hardware): [show]

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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).