Tools for working with neural network-enhanced video game textures.
texpackhelper is designed to solve a set of issues that come from
using neural networks for creating high-resolution video game texture
packs from the original game files.
Using neural networks such as waifu2x is becomming a popular way to
breath new life into older games by upscaling those textures so that
they look much better at higher resolutions. This process isn't perfect,
however, and could benefit from additional automation.
For versions of Ubuntu between 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) and 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), as well as Ubuntu flavours that don’t include snap by default, snap can be installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre by searching for snapd.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.
To install texpackhelper, simply use the following command: