Chris Simpkins

I make things and give them away for libre.

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FOSS Roles

  • @chrissimpkins FOSS project author and source repository maintainer
  • Source Foundry free software organization founder/source contributor/repository maintainer
  • Google Fonts free software contributor and documentation author
  • Rust Learning Working Group member and rustc compiler documentation author
  • Rust compiler contributor
  • free documentation author
  • and avid FOSS community contributor...

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@chrissimpkins Account

  • Crunch - PNG optimization tool
  • Codeface - Gallery for free source code typefaces

Source Foundry Organization

Rust Programming Language Organization

Linked Accounts

chrissimpkins owns the following accounts on other platforms:


fontname.py 51 Updated 3 months ago

Font renaming script for OpenType tables in CFF (.otf) and OT TrueType (.ttf) fonts

Crunch 3023 Updated 6 months ago

Insane(ly slow but wicked good) PNG image optimization

cinder 156 Updated 7 months ago

A clean, responsive MkDocs theme

codeface 5535 Updated 1 year ago

Typefaces for source code beautification

naked 113 Updated 2 years ago

A Python command line application framework

chug 21 Updated 3 years ago

Simple, clickable Homebrew package management for macOS

ink 5 Updated 4 years ago

A fast, flexible stream editor for text

macosx-versions-cleaner 42 Updated 4 years ago

A script that scrubs the document version history from OS X systems

glue 256 Updated 4 years ago

Glue is a plugin that joins your shell to Sublime Text in quasi-perfect harmony.

commandlines 13 Updated 5 years ago

A Python command line argument to object parsing library for command line application development

hsh 5 Updated 5 years ago

Simple cross-platform file hash digests and file integrity checks

cargo-bisect-rustc (fork) 0 Updated this week

Bisects rustc, either nightlies or CI artifacts

fontbakery (fork) 1 Updated this week

Tools to prepare font families for inclusion in github.com/google/fonts

fonttools (fork) 0 Updated this week

A library to manipulate font files from Python.

rust (fork) 0 Updated 1 year ago

Empowering everyone to build reliable and efficient software.

rustc-dev-guide (fork) 0 Updated 1 year ago

A guide to how rustc works and how to contribute to it.



chrissimpkins joined 1 year ago.

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