Potrace is built from sources using the standard configure/make commands. Please see the file INSTALL for generic installation instructions, and the file README for compile time configuration options specific to Potrace. Some pre-compiled binary distributions are also available. See the file README for instructions on how to install Potrace from a binary distribution. Additional instructions for Windows users are contained in the file README-WIN. If you would like to ensure the accuracy of the downloaded files, you can double-check their SHA1 sums. Source distribution: potrace-1.14.tar.gz Precompiled distributions: Windows (64 bit) potrace-1.14.win64.zip potrace-1.14.win64.tar.gz Windows (32 bit) potrace-1.14.win32.zip potrace-1.14.win32.tar.gz Mac OS X (64 bit) potrace-1.14.mac-x86_64.tar.gz Mac OS X (32 bit) potrace-1.14.mac-i386.tar.gz Linux (64 bit) potrace-1.14.linux-x86_64.tar.gz Linux (32 bit) potrace-1.14.linux-i386.tar.gz Sun Solaris (Sparc) potrace-1.14.solaris-sparc.tar.gz Sun Solaris (x86_64) potrace-1.13.solaris2.11-x86_64.tar.gz(1) Sun Solaris (i386) potrace-1.13.solaris2.11-i386.tar.gz(1) FreeBSD (x86_64) potrace-1.13.freebsd10-x86_64.tar.gz(2) NetBSD (x86_64) potrace-1.13.netbsd7-x86_64.tar.gz(2) OpenBSD (x86_64) potrace-1.13.openbsd58-x86_64.tar.gz(2) Minix (i386) potrace-1.14.minix-i386.tar.gz Linux (Sparc64) potrace-1.13.linux-sparc64.tar.gz(2) Linux (Alpha) potrace-1.11.linux-alpha.tar.gz(2) AIX potrace-1.10.aix-rs6000.tar.gz AROS (i386) potrace-1.9.aros-i386.zip potrace-1.9.aros-i386.tar.gz(3) Packages: Solaris Package potrace-1.14.pkg.gz(1) Redhat Source RPM potrace-1.14-1.src.rpm Redhat Binary RPM (x86_64) potrace-1.14-1.x86_64.rpm Amiga (OS4) potrace.lha (version 1.14)(5) Package Management: Debian and Ubuntu apt-get install potrace(4) SuSE potrace(6) Fedora yum install potrace(7) ArchLinux pacman -S potrace(8) FreeBSD pkg_add -r potrace(9) Fink (Mac OS X) fink install potrace(10) Macports (Mac OS X) port install potrace(11) NixOS nix-env -i potrace(12) (1) Solaris-i386 and x86_64 binaries and packages provided by Apostolos Syropoulos <asyropoulos at gmail.com>. (2) Linux for Alpha and Sparc64, FreeBSD, NetBSD, and OpenBSD binaries provided by Nelson Beebe <beebe@math.utah.edu>. (3) AROS binaries supplied by Matthias Rustler <mrustler at gmx.de>. See the AROS archives for sources and updates. (4) Debian i386 Package maintained by Bartosz Fenski <fenio at debian.org>. Debian has centralized package management and users should run "sudo apt-get install potrace" to install. (5) Amiga Package provided by Guillaume Boesel <guillaume at boesel.fr>. See the OS4 Depot for updates. (6) SuSE RPMs provided by Stanislav Brabec <sbrabec at suse.cz>. Potrace appears in the official SuSE distribution. (7) Fedora package maintained by Susi Lehtola <jussilehtola at fedoraproject.org>. Potrace is available on all Fedora branches.

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Install Potrace

brew install potrace


This formula has no dependencies.


This formula is required by Mftrace.