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Data structure generator for the yamgl library (Yet Another Monochrome Graphics Library).

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Ionut-Catalin Pavel

1 Introduction

1.1 What is yamgl_gen?

yamgl_gen is a generator used for producing compile time object data for the yamgl library.

1.2 How is yamgl_gen licensed?

BSD license.

1.3 Contact details

For reporting problems with yamgl_gen or submitting feature requests, please open an issue, or submit a pull request.

2 Installing

2.1 Prerequisites

  • yamgl_gen was tested on Python 3.6, on Windows. Compatibility with older version is not guaranteed.

  • yamgl_gen has the following dependencies:

2.2 Installation process

Installing yamgl_gen is very simple. Once you download and unzip the package, you just have to execute the standard python install. The setup script will then place the yamgl_gen module into site-packages in your Python’s installation library.

Alternatively, since yamgl_gen is listed in the Python Package Index (PyPI), you can install it using your favorite Python packaging/distribution tool, for example with:

> pip install yamgl_gen

3 Using

3.1 Usage rationale

yamgl_gen parses a given xlm file that must comply with the following schema , the xml file contains all the objects that generate data.

3.2 Usage scenario

A sample xml file is given inside the examples folder. The file contains generation instructions for some fonts and a image. The fonts and the image are not part of this release due to legal reasons.

The application will generate a pair of source files (a source and a header). The command line syntax is better detailed by running:

> python yamgl_gen --help

4 Package contents

Once you unzip the yamgl_gen package, you’ll see the following files and directories:


This README file.


The yamgl_gen license

Installation script


A directory with some examples of using yamgl_gen


The yamgl_gen module source code.


Unit tests.

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