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  • Related Software - these don't use FIG format, but may be of interest.

    Article from 2005 on vector graphics programs.

    • InkScape Open Source vector graphics editor, uses SVG.
    • A review of vector drawing tools for Linux, by Michael J. Hammel. (A followup is available.)
    • A list of vector drawing tools.
    • tgif - Another X11 based drawing package. Author: William Chia-Wei Cheng.
    • ivtools - includes idraw, an editor which uses a simplified PostScript format for its native graphics format.
    • Ipe - a drawing editor. Saves files which combine LaTeX with PostScript.
    • Sketch - a drawing editor for UNIX like systems. Under development.
    • Impress - a Tcl/Tk script graphics editor.
    • GIMP - The GNU Image Manipulation Program. (See also Gfig)
    • DIA, a diagramming tool based on gtk+.
    • xpaint - David Koblas' paint program for X11.
    • XCircuit - a circuit schematic drawing tool
    • Brusey20 is a tool to create VHDL descriptions from state diagrams created in XFig and saved as PIC files.
    • Until - a graphics editor from the Chipmunk Package.
    • GeoSheet - a visualisation tool for geometric algorithms, with an Xfig based GUI.
    • GYVE the GNU Yellow Vector Editor.
    • MetaGraf - Java based vector drawing program
    • VRFig - PDA based drawing program
    • Fig2java - does not use FIG format files, even though the name suggests this.
    • Freedraft open source 2D CAD program.
    • Tkpaint - drawing program based on TCL/Tk
    • Tkdraw - simple TCL/TK drawing tool
    • Sodipodi - GNOME vector editor, produces SVG output
    • Gill - another GNOME SVG editor
    • vec2web DXF to PNG converter.
    • Qfig a Windows and DOS vector editor. Produces output for LaTeX documents. Not FIG. Author Tetsuo Iwakuma.
    • FIGlet is an ASCII-art font renderer. (Not FIG.)
  • KVEC - a commercial raster to vector package - will export to FIG format.

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