[Clipart] convert à lot of svg to png

Matthew Gates matthew at porpoisehead.net
Sat Jan 28 08:14:39 PST 2006

OK, batch conversion of SVG -> PNG with The Gimp is done.


If you're interested in converting the whole of OCAL, look at example 

I tried running it on openclipart-0.18-svgonly, but after about 12 
mins (and ~2000 image converted), my machine got very bogged down - 
it was running out of memory.  I think the Gimp is not releasing 
memory well enough.  

Constructive use of xargs and a suitable parameter should prevent 
Matthew Gates

On Saturday 28 Jan 2006 13:02, Matthew Gates wrote:
> Hi,
> The GIMP can operation in batch mode.  There's some information
> here:
> http://www.gimp.org/tutorials/Basic_Batch/
> I had previously meant to have a look at this, so I'll bump the
> priority on my todo list and post an example if I get it done in
> the near future...  :)

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