How to Install libotf-dev in Ubuntu 18.04

Install libotf-dev by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install libotf-dev


Library for handling OpenType Font - development

The libotf library provides the following facilities: - Read Open Type Layout Tables from OTF file. Currently these tables are supported; head, name, cmap, GDEF, GSUB, and GPOS. - Convert a Unicode character sequence to a glyph code sequence by using the above tables. . The combination of libotf and the FreeType library (Ver.2) realizes CTL (complex text layout) by OpenType fonts. . This package contains the header and development files needed to build programs and packages using libotf.


Version: 0.9.13-3build1

Section: libdevel