Ease 0.4

Painless presentations for the GNOME desktop
Ease is a presentation authoring software for the GNOME desktop environment. It aims to be a clean, simple yet powerful program that allows you to create elegant, good-looking presentations.


To build Ease, install the following tools:

- valac => 0.8.1
- gcc (or clang)
- make
- tar

As well as these dependencies:

- gtk+2.0
- pango
- clutter-gst-1.0
- clutter-1.0
- clutter-gtk-0.10
- gee-1.0
- cogl-1.0
- gio-2.0
- json-glib-1.0
- libarchive

Remember to install the introspection packages as well, which
look like this :

- gir1.0-clutter-1.0
- gir1.0-clutter-gtk-0.10

Run the autogen script by typing : `./autogen.sh`

Then, type `make` or `make CC=clang` if you want to use clang.



Main features:

  • create/open/save presentations
  • add text/image/video/links to your content
  • easily manipulate those : scale, move, rotate, flip, etc...
  • easily add some shadow/outline/glow to your content
  • add nice (not ugly planet-flying-away) transitions : fade in/out, panel, slide, etc...
  • export to PDF/PNG(/AVI?)
  • use cool pre-defined themes
  • fetch online free-of-charge stock images
  • playback your presentation smoothly, with presenter tips such as spotlight, focus, chronometer, etc...

last updated on:
October 29th, 2010, 8:20 GMT
developed by:
Nate Stedman and St├ęphane Maniaci
license type:
GPL v3 
ROOT \ Multimedia \ Graphics


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