[Clipart] [Bug 3347] PNG files not optimized

Patricia patricia.fidi01 at laposte.net
Fri Jul 14 09:51:54 PDT 2006

(Sorry I write directly to the list too because freedesktop is again

Hi Jonas,
I don't know but for me vectors images lost anything...
For example, if you save a vector image in 8000x8000 px, it will be the
same size than 80x80 px or 5x5px...

Jonas Stein a écrit :
>> We may ask people to upload only SVG files with 80px of large.
>> -> less work for us with thumbnails, PNG files...
>> -> no implementation of library or tool during upload...
>> (my answer is in bug 3225 and 3347, if everybody is OK, we may closed this
>> old discussion from 2005)
> I think there is some loss of data then. IMHO Inkscape uses fixed length 
> realnumbers to descripe x/y coordinates of a point. 
> If you sample an image down from 8000x8000 px to 80x80 px there will be some 
> loss of information because of truncating the coordinates.
> Or am i wrong?

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