[cairo] libsvg status?

Dominic Lachowicz domlachowicz at gmail.com
Tue Jul 6 06:33:35 PDT 2010

Recent versions of librsvg (in git) don't depend on GTK+, FWIW. You'll
still need glib and pango, of course.

On Tue, Jul 6, 2010 at 9:23 AM, Edward Lam <edward at sidefx.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I was looking at using the svg2png snapshot with some enhancements for
> converting SVG to PNG. However, it seems that it hasn't been updated in a
> while now and doesn't even compile with the current version of Cairo.
> Looking at the latest version of it in git [1], it seems that svg2png no
> longer uses libsvg-cairo at all. So does this mean that the whole
> libsvg/libsvg-cairo code is no longer in development?
> The current svg2png code seems to use librsvg-cairo. The whole point of me
> trying to use svg2png was to avoid librsvg in the first place because of
> it's dependencies on gtk. I'm basically looking for some sort of svg to png
> conversion that is gtk free. It's not clear to me whether librsvg-cairo is
> gtk free because I can't even seem to find where the latest repo code is.
> Any pointers?
> Thanks,
> -Edward
> 1. http://cgit.freedesktop.org/~cworth/svg2png/tree/svg2png.c
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