Documentation for “Zerocat Artwork”
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Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled "GNU Free Documentation License".
Within this project’s git repository, versions are tagged according to the following pattern:
<major>– The resulting product is a major change or upgrade.
<minor>– Additional functionality or new features are introduced.
<revision>– Bug fixes, minor changes, graphical stuff.
READMEinto root of project.
Provide a new repository for Zerocat’s logotypes and artwork, this time with:
All paths within this document are relative in respect to the original
location of this source file, which is located in the project’s
It is assumed that you are running a GNU/Linux-libre operating system.
Use git to clone the project’s sources:
git clone git://zerocat.org/zerocat/projects/zerocat-artwork
Change into the project’s documentation folder:
README.md to get started:
If you are on GNU Guix System, use make to create a dedicated profile, once. This allows you to match your environment to the one used by Zerocat, thus producing bit-identical results:
make -C ../guix pull
Create an empty environment with dedicated guix channel:
make -C ../guix environment
Create a shell with all prerequisites set up:
make -C ../guix shell
To leave the shell and the environment, later on, when you are done with this project, type:
To remove this project’s handy guix profile, type:
make -C ../guix clean
This will remove symlinks only. If you want to remove the profile from your system, run the GNU Guix Garbage Collector.
To list all available targets, type:
make -C ../guix help
If you are on another distro, check file ../guix/manifest.scm and install the listed packages with your package manager, manually. Adapt package names as required.
To build the documentation, type:
make -C ../doc
To get a full list of available targets, type:
make -C ../doc help
To clean-up, type:
make -C ../doc clean
Zerocat Artwork ships copyrighted work.
Zerocat Artwork is free software. It makes use of free software approved licenses only and should be freely distributable:
Authorship, copyright and license information may be provided in more detail on a per-folder and/or per-file basis. Check the sources.
Please report a bug if you find the distribution hindered.
See Zerocat Website for contact information.
SVG files of Zerocat Artwork may have metadata with more information about authors and copyright. If you are using Inkscape, you can access the document metadata from the file menu or from the document properties.
Documentation source files are written in markdown syntax. They should carry their individual copyright and license notices right below the title giving headline, e.g.:
<Title-of-Document> =================== Copyright (C) <Year> <Name-of-Author> <Email-Address> Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled "GNU Free Documentation License". <Other-Headline> ---------------- ...content...
The generated documentation carries a license notice right at top on
its title page, with copyright statements generated from
Sections of the generated documentation are build from selected markdown source files, with their individual copyright and license notice stripped.
In order to enrich the generated documentation ...
*.mdmarkdown source files to
... and adapt ../doc/Makefile to produce nice output.
In case more tools are needed, don't forget to update ../guix/manifest.scm.
To make your image look nice within the documentation, select a landscape layout of 16:9 aspect ratio.
Use ImageMagick to prepare your image, e.g.:
If your image is big, reduce it to a maximal width of 2000 pixel:
mogrify -resize 2000x <image>
Please clean image files from metadata, before committing, i.e.:
mogrify -strip <image>
If you embed your image into a markdown documentation file, use this syntax:
![<path/to/image>] [<path/to/image>]: <path/to/image> "title message"
![<path/to/image>][my-image-shortcut] [my-image-shortcut]: <path/to/image> "title message"
These patterns will guarantee that
<img> tags will have their
title attributes properly set within the html output.
Please use this license header for code source files:
==Name-of-Project== --- ==Brief-Description-of-Project== Copyright (C) <Year> <Name-of-Author> <Email-Address> This file is part of ==Name-of-Project==. ==Name-of-Project== is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. ==Name-of-Project== is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with ==Name-of-Project==. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
If you intend to write shell scripts, use this skeleton to make them work for GNU Guix:
#!/bin/sh # Re-exec if we are not using Bash or are using Bash in POSIX mode. if [ -z "$BASH" ] || [ "$BASH" = "/bin/sh" ]; then bash=`command -v bash` if [ -z "$bash" ]; then echo "Couldn't find Bash, sorry!" exit 1 else exec "$bash" "$0" "$@" fi fi # We're using Bash now. set -o errexit set -o nounset set -o pipefail # Your code goes here ...
Update ../doc/NEWS.md and list your contributions.
You can use
git shortlog to get a starting point for your edit.
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