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authorJames Godfrey-Kittle <>2015-02-27 18:07:36 -0800
committerJames Godfrey-Kittle <>2015-04-16 12:16:31 -0700
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Add a simple readme file to describe dependencies.
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+# Setup
+### OTF Generation
+OTF generation depends on:
+- ufo2fdk (
+- Open-source portions of the AFDKO (
+The AFDKO from GitHub can be time consuming to setup. It is easier to just use the variety which includes closed-source tools (, though these closed-source portions are not used to build Roboto.
+### TTF Generation and Overlap Removal
+TTF generation and overlap removal depend on:
+- FontForge (
+Whose Python interface should be availabe on Ubuntu by default via `apt-get install fontforge` and `apt-get install python-fontforge`.