FreeType is a freely available software library to render fonts.
It is written in C, designed to be small, efficient, highly
customizable, and portable while capable of producing high-quality
output (glyph images) of most vector and bitmap font formats.
Please read the docs/CHANGES file, it contains IMPORTANT
Read the files `docs/INSTALL*' for installation instructions; see
the file `docs/LICENSE.TXT' for the available licenses.
The FreeType 2 API reference is located in `docs/reference/site';
use the file `index.html' as the top entry point. [Please note that
currently the search function for locally installed documentation
doesn't work due to cross-site scripting issues.]
Additional documentation is available as a separate package from our
sites. Go to
and download one of the following files.
To view the documentation online, go to
The preferred way of communication with the FreeType team is using
general use and discussion: firstname.lastname@example.org
engine internals, porting, etc.: email@example.com
git repository tracker: firstname.lastname@example.org
The lists are moderated; see
how to subscribe.
Please submit bug reports at
Alternatively, you might report bugs by e-mail to
`email@example.com'. Don't forget to send a detailed
explanation of the problem -- there is nothing worse than receiving
a terse message that only says `it doesn't work'.
The FreeType Team
Copyright (C) 2006-2020 by
David Turner, Robert Wilhelm, and Werner Lemberg.
This file is part of the FreeType project, and may only be used,
modified, and distributed under the terms of the FreeType project
license, LICENSE.TXT. By continuing to use, modify, or distribute
this file you indicate that you have read the license and understand
and accept it fully.
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