[Clipart] SVG_Tools

Jon Phillips jon at rejon.org
Mon Aug 7 14:08:51 PDT 2006

On Sun, 2006-08-06 at 11:26 +0200, Elliott Bignell wrote: 
> Hi, Jon,
> I'd like, if possible, to just pass the SVG file path or text content of the
> SVG file to a function or class that can then render the picture into a DC.
> Ideally, I'd also be able to take an enhanced metafile handle and pass it
> off to an object to write an SVG file with some specified metadata. The
> object is to be able to both import SVG files directly into my application
> to use as Clip Art and, ideally, have my app export both users'
> hand-sketched illustrations and the Mind Maps themselves as SVG files. Then
> I could link up dynamically to the project and both provide my users with
> Clip Art and potentially direct artistic effort into the project. I could
> also use SVG internally for storing metafile data and perhaps raise the
> profile of the format a little.
> Best wishes...
> Elliott

Elliot, I'm passing this over to the Inkscape-devel list. There has been
previous discussions about this on that list and their development
guidance is better than this lost more than likely (no offense OCAL ;).


> ----- Original Message -----
> > Hi Elliot. What are you trying to do? There are a lot of options out
> > there already, so context will inform my recommendations.
> >
> > Jon
> >
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