1. Barry Schwartz
  2. glyph_name




A library for computing Unicode sequences from glyph names according to the Adobe Glyph Naming convention: http://www.adobe.com/devnet/opentype/archives/glyph.html

(Rules pertaining to the Zapf Dingbats font are ignored.)

To install the C library:

scons [--prefix=/where_to_put] [--libdir=/where_to_put/lib] install

To install the Python extension using Cython:

python setup.py build_ext [--library-dirs=/where_to_look] python setup.py install [--prefix=/where_to_put]

To install the Python extension without Cython (using the pre-Cythoned C source file glyphname-no_cython.c):

python setup-no_cython.py build_ext [--library-dirs=/where_to_look] python setup.py install [--prefix=/where_to_put]

The licensing is MIT-style: http://www.opensource.org/licenses/mit-license.php

An ebuild is included for the benefit of Gentoo users.