[Clipart] Worldlabel.com images

Jon Phillips jon at rejon.org
Wed Oct 4 21:49:34 PDT 2006

On Wed, 2006-10-04 at 09:39 +0300, Nicu Buculei (OCAL) wrote:
> ryan lerch wrote:
> > 
> > Also, as i have been converting a few images, i have noticed that
> > inkscape's svg file size tends to blow out rather quickly. Is there
> > any script or something that i can use to optimise the size of my
> > svg's?
> I saw your nice tutorial about converting but I think it can be gratly 
> simplified, one can entirely skip the Gimp step, here is my take: 
> http://openclipart.org/cchost/media/files/nicubunu/344
> As for the big size of SVG files, this is I believe produced by the 
> tracing, Inkscape tends to create a lot of nodes for complex shapes, you 
> can select each shape and simplify it (Ctrl+L). Before this, you may 
> want to adjust the simplification threshold in Options->Misc.

Great, can you blog this and/or post up this on the wiki. We need a tips
section on our site almost...hmmm...


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