adafruit-circuitpython-bitmap-font

Loads bitmap fonts into CircuitPython displayio.


Keywords
adafruit blinka circuitpython micropython font text displayio bitmap
License
MIT
Install
pip install adafruit-circuitpython-bitmap-font==1.1.2

Documentation

Introduction

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Loads bitmap fonts into CircuitPython's displayio. BDF files are well supported. PCF and TTF support is not yet complete.

Dependencies

This driver depends on:

Please ensure all dependencies are available on the CircuitPython filesystem. This is easily achieved by downloading the Adafruit library and driver bundle.

Installing from PyPI

On supported GNU/Linux systems like the Raspberry Pi, you can install the driver locally from PyPI. To install for current user:

pip3 install adafruit-circuitpython-bitmap_font

To install system-wide (this may be required in some cases):

sudo pip3 install adafruit-circuitpython-bitmap_font

To install in a virtual environment in your current project:

mkdir project-name && cd project-name
python3 -m venv .env
source .env/bin/activate
pip3 install adafruit-circuitpython-bitmap_font

Usage Example

Contributing

Contributions are welcome! Please read our Code of Conduct before contributing to help this project stay welcoming.

Documentation

For information on building library documentation, please check out this guide.