[svlug] [Semi-OT] Tux Paint 0.9.18 source released!
nbs at sonic.net
Wed Nov 21 17:48:55 PST 2007
Tux Paint is an open source drawing program for young children available
for Linux, Windows, Mac OS X and more. I've just released the source for
version 0.9.18 (with Fedora RPM packages and Windows and OS X builds to
follow soon), which adds some cool new features:
* Pick from over 50,000 colors using a new color chooser pop-up
* "Magic" tools (blur, grass, rainbow, etc.) are now plug-in based,
and loaded at runtime
* You can write your own new "Magic" tools, and test them quickly and easily!
* A dozen new "Magic" tools have been added, including a calligraphy pen,
water drops, foaming bubbles...
* The Pango library is now used to render the UI text, improving support
for complex languages like Arabic
* Some new translations, a new Input Method, new brushes and stamps, bugfixes
and plenty more...
A press release is available here:
And the source can be downloaded from SourceForge.net, via this page:
Enjoy, and tell me what you think!
bill at newbreedsoftware.com
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