install f-engrave [debian 64bit]

f-engrave

based on:
http://www.scorchworks.com/Fengrave/fengrave.html#related

install dependencies:
sudo apt-get install g++
sudo apt-get install libfreetype6-dev

get the code and compile TTF2CXF_STREAM:
cd ~
#wget http://www.scorchworks.com/Fengrave/F-Engrave-1.57_src.zip
#wget http://www.scorchworks.com/Fengrave/F-Engrave-1.61_src.zip

wget http://www.scorchworks.com/Fengrave/F-Engrave-1.62_src.zip
unzip F-Engrave-*.zip
rm F-Engrave-*.zip
cd ~/F-Engrave-*/TTF2CXF_STREAM/
sudo make install
#installs ttf2cxf_stream

usage:
cd ~/F-Engrave-*
python ~/F-Engrave-*/f-engrave-161.py --help
python ~/F-Engrave-*/f-engrave-161.py --fontdir /usr/share/fonts/truetype/freefont --text YourText
#the fontdir is the path where the ttf fonts are located

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