View Full Version : [ubuntu] Pepakura Designer

September 23rd, 2008, 03:07 AM
Not sure if this is the right spot to ask this..

I love ubuntu so far. Thanks to all the support out there, I managed to get everything working; printer, scanner, flash, etc. With Wine, I managed to get my favorite 3D modeling program to work.

However; there is one program I use that will not work on ubuntu, and I don't know of any alternate programs like it. It's called Pepakura Designer, it lets you 'unfold' a 3D model out into a flat, printable template to cut apart and build the model from paper in the real world.

Does anyone have any ideas on how I can make this program work; or if there's an alternate program for this? If alternate program.. it needs to be able to open .mqo files, and preferably save to .pdo.

Thank you, and I apologize again if this is in the wrong forum/subforum.

September 23rd, 2008, 11:52 PM
I'm sorry to bump this thread, but I'm hoping for an answer. Digging through google isn't turning up..anything.

jimmy the saint
September 24th, 2008, 12:02 AM

September 24th, 2008, 02:18 AM
is this software commercial,or can it be downloaded for free. If downloadable is doable then post a link or something and I'll try and see if I can get it to work and I'll post what i did.

September 24th, 2008, 06:38 AM
It's shareware, but with a keygen it's free.


I'll have to fetch the keygen, though.

September 24th, 2008, 12:14 PM
Keygens are illegal.

Use Blender to unfold a mesh and then add tabs in Inkscape or GIMP.