Inkcut requires python. To install inkcut, we use the
On Linux and OSX, the cups printer drivers and pyside GUI bindings are required as well.
This documentation is still pending.
For example on ubuntu or the raspberry pi:
apt-get install python3-pip python3-pyqt5 python3-setuptools libcups2-dev python3-pyqt5.qtsvg pip3 install inkcut
To upgrade to the latest release
pip3 install --upgrade inkcut
To install the latest dev version from github use
pip3 install git+https://github.com/codelv/inkcut.git
If you use the serial interface, you also need to add your user to the
sudo usermod -a -G dialout "$USER"
Otherwise, you might get this error:
Permission denied: '/dev/ttyS1'
Install brew if you don't already have it from https://brew.sh/
Next install python 3 and pyqt with
brew install python3 brew install pyqt
finally install inkcut
pip3 install inkcut
To use the installed version simply run
plugins/inkscapefolder from this repository