AAlib is a library to render any graphic into ASCII Art.
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Install AAlib by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr && make && make install
The AAlib package contains the libaa libraries, aalib-config, aainfo, aatest and aasavefont.
The ASCII Art library is a collection of routines to render any graphical input in portable format to ASCII Art. It can be used through many programs and has a very well documented API, so you can easily put it into your own programs.