GoFigure welcomes contributions from external developers. If you are interested read through this guide and let us know what you would like to do.
Follow these guidelines to download all of the code and setup the compilation environment
The Source Code
The official source code repository for GoFigure2 is at GitHub:
$ git clone git://github.com/gofigure2/GoFigure2.git
Feel free to fork the code, and submit a pull request, or please contact us.
Note: the code is also available on
Please follow the Coding Style guidelines.
We use CDash and CTest to perform nightly checks of GoFigure to ensure that it builds properly and runs properly on a variety of platforms and configurations. If you are working with the nightly releases of GoFigure, you should check GoFigure2's Dashboard to make sure it is green before pulling the code. If you are developing new code for GoFigure, you should Write Test along with your code. You can Setup CTest Server on your machine to run the test you wrote for your code as well as the rest of GoFigure.
Details for making Installation Packages for GoFigure for Mac, Linux, and Windows from the source can be found here.
- File specification for MegaCapture format (.megx). This file encapsulates a single set of images.
- File specification for GoFigre eXchange format (.gfx). This file encapsulates all of the contours, meshes, tracks, and lineages for an images set
- Database Schema
- Event Handling