Linux Binary Packages

Some Linux distributions provide pre-built binary packages of dvisvgm. In most cases, they are available from the official repositories.

On Fedora, you can install the binary with dnf:
sudo dnf install texlive-dvisvgm

On Ubuntu, an old version of dvisvgm is part of package texlive-extra-utils which can be installed with
sudo apt install texlive-extra-utils

OpenSuSE offers binary packages too. To install dvisvgm use yast or zypper:
sudo zypper install texlive-dvisvgm

On Gentoo Linux use emerge to install dvisvgm:
emerge dvisvgm

Previous releases

Previous releases of “dvisvgm” can be downloaded from the release section at GitHub.
If you’re looking for even older versions (1.9 and below), you’ll find them here.

Build dvisvgm from the sources

In order to build dvisvgm from the sources, you need to install the development files of the following libraries. They are part of nearly all Linux distributions and can be easily installed using the respective package manager.

For further information see the README and INSTALL files coming with the source archive.