The FreeType Project - A free, high-quality, and portable font engine

  •        0

FreeType is a software font engine that is designed to be small, efficient, highly customizable, and portable while capable of producing high-quality output (glyph images). It can be used in graphics libraries, display servers, font conversion tools, text image generation tools, and many other products as well.



comments powered by Disqus

Related Projects

OpenGL/FreeType Text Rendering Library

OGLFT is an interface library between OpenGL and FreeType 2 for rendering text. It supports all font file types supported by FreeType 2. Text can be rendered as bitmap, anti-aliased grayscale pixmaps, as outlined and filled polygons, or as 3D solids.

PDFBox - Java PDF library

Apache PDFBox is an open source Java PDF library for working with PDF documents. This library allows creation of new PDF documents, manipulation of existing documents and the ability to extract content from documents. It provides support for adding bookmarks, fonts, text extraction, Encryption, PDF printing and lot more.


FTGL is a free cross-platform Open Source C++ library that uses Freetype2 to simplify rendering fonts in OpenGL applications. FTGL supports bitmaps, pixmaps, texture maps, outlines, polygon mesh, and extruded polygon rendering modes.

Ghostscript - Document Rendering and Conversion

Ghostscript is a rendering and conversion engine for page description languages, including Postscript and PDF. It has ability to convert PostScript language files to many raster formats, view them on displays, and print them on printers that don't have PostScript language capability built in.

Blender - 3D content creation suite

Blender helps to model, shade, animate, render, composite interactive 3d content. Blender's features include 3D modeling, UV unwrapping, texturing, rigging and skinning, fluid and smoke simulation, particle simulation, animating, match moving, camera tracking, rendering, video editing and compositing. It also features a built-in game engine.

PlayerPro music editor and SoundTracker

PlayerPro is a music composer and sound editor ( SoundTracker ) for MOD S3M XM IT UMX . Uses XI, Quicktime or SoundFonts. Currently runs on MacOS and OSX; playback engines also available for Windows and BeOS. Upcoming version 6 will support ALSA (Linux).

Memcached - distributed object caching system

Memcached is high-performance, distributed memory object caching system, generic in nature, but intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load. Memcached is an in-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data (strings, objects) from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering.

Gnash - GNU Flash movie player

Gnash is the GNU SWF movie player, which can be run standalone on the desktop or an embedded device, as well as as a plugin for Firefox and all other Geeko based browsers, Chrome, and Konqueror. Gnash can switch at runtime between the Cairo, OpenGL, and AGG renderers. Media handlers could also be switched between FFmpeg and Gstreamer.

Rickshaw - Interactive Time Series Graphs in JavaScript

Rickshaw provides the elements you need to create interactive graphs: renderers, legends, hovers, range selectors etc. It's all based on d3 underneath, so graphs are drawn with standard SVG and styled with CSS.


libmylcd is a frame amp; font rendering library and toolkit designed to provide low level access to 2D hardware via a video framebuffer. Supported devices include SED133x, T6963C, PCD8544, S1D15G10, USBD480, PCF8833, PCF8814, USB13700, S1D15G14.

Open source products are scattered around the web. Please provide information about the open source projects you own / you use. Add Projects.

Tag Cloud >>