Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), the W3C standard format for 2D vector images

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Convert SVG to PDF on several sheets

I have a SVG file created in Inkscape. I want to print it on multiple sheets to finally form a big poster. I need these multiple sheets converted to a PDF so I can print it from any operating system. ...
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Why does this one SVG file cause Libreoffice Writer to slow down?

I have a LibreOffice Writer file that contains two SVG files. Both SVG files are about 200Kb in size, and neither contain anything other than vectors, so far as I know. There are no embedded PNGs or ...
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Writing a bash script to create PNGs out of SVG with Inkscape from a directory

I'm very new to bash scripting and I hope that someone can help me with that task. I have a directory filled with *.SVG-files and I want to batch convert them with inkscape to PNG with the following ...
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Edit Polygon in Ubuntu

I have a polygon in the following format: ...
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Inkscape File recovery

I was working on Inkscape software and saved my file as .png, after that my laptop suddenly stopped working. I restarted the system (hoping there will be a recovery file as inkscape .svg) but there ...
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How do I convert a PNG to SVG, using a software?

I'd like to be able to crop SVG chemical structures, completely (see this question), that were created using MarvinSketch and I think I might have thought of a solution; I use MarvinSketch to create a ...
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Is there any free chemistry software available for Ubuntu that's capable of creating SVG files with ACS settings?

I'd like to know if any of you's know a chemistry software that's capable of using ACS settings. I have tried, MarvinSketch (loading ACS style) and it failed as it failed to adequately render the ...
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How can I export Evolus Pencil mockups to SVG?

Evolus Pencil is a powerful FOSS GUI mock-up tool. Unfortunately it doesn't support SVG export out of the box. Is there any way I can still convert my Pencil mock-ups to SVG?
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Download SVG EDIT for using it in mediawiki

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 Server with mediawiki 1.21 (newest stable) version on it. Now I need this extension svgedit extension , I configurated my LocalSettings.php and put all required files in the ...
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How to create a png with transparent background in inkscape?

Is it possible? A PNG is generally less in size than an SVG. Sometimes I need small sized images in sites like Launchpad.
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Export image as SVG in GIMP

I have a project I have been working on (an image) within GIMP and I would like to export it as an SVG. Is this possible, or am I going to have to stick with exporting multiple sizes of an image? I ...
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Can I use PNG instead of SVG for icons? [closed]

I'm making a theme. I'm new to the whole linux/ ubuntu thing. I have a lot of experience using photoshop/ gimp so drawing up some icons in those programs is a piece of cake to me. I was messing around ...
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Problem with SVG image in QML

I use the QT5 from ppa:canonical-qt5-edgers/qt5-proper. When trying to use a SVG as ab image source like Image { source: "sample.svg" height: 100 width: 100 } I get the following error: ...
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Create an .svg screenshot

Is there an application which can makes a .svg screenshot?
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Is there a way to batch export SVGs to PNGs?

I have these SVGS and I'd like to export them to PNG images, I could export them with Inkscape but that would mean open each file and export that file to PNG which is not efficient (I have hundreds of ...
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How do I install librsvg 2.36 on Lucid? [closed]

As I believe, latest librsvg for Lucid(that is 2.26.3) seems to have a bug in that it shifts the layers of the image. I tried to build it from source but then I had to build dependencies, and they ...
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What vector-image application can export in Corel or Adobe Illustrator formats?

Inkscape seems to be the best alternative to Adobe Illustrator, but as far as I can tell it can only read the AI SVG format. There seems to be a solution on Windows but I can't tell if that is also ...
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How to render 3D models as SVG vector graphics? (planar projection)

This image (original SVG from Wikipedia, public domain) was created using the following procedure: Create a 3D model in Google sketchup Export as PDF Import in Inkscape Save as SVG Is there a ...
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How do I render SVG files with subpixel hinting for text?

I need to render an SVG image with very small text, so I would like to use subpixel hinting, like so: Inkscape doesn't provide an option to use subpixel hinting for PNG export, neither does the ...
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How do I convert a svg to a png using dithering for gradients?

If I create a gradient between two similar colours in Inkscape and export it to a png it looks something like this: If you look closely you can see rings. If I create a gradient in GIMP, there's the ...
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Crashing .svg in Nautilus [closed]

It happens sometimes, but I've managed to restore the Nautilus without rebooting the system.But today, when I attached a file .svg by e-mail, he first caught the Google Chrome and then Firefox 5, and ...
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How can memory be freed for Inkscape?

I'm working on a large map with Inkscape on a Dell Vostro 1510. Computer specifications are: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T5670 @ 1.80GHz Total Memory: 3014 MiB (70% free) Total Swap: 3060 MiB ...
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How can I collect all svg icons from my computer?

I want to make use of all the icons which are installed on my computer to make art, posters and designs, what is the best way of making them all easily browsable from inkscape?
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Where can I find Ubuntu Posters?

I'd like to put up some posters around where I go to school, where would I find some great looking posters, flyers and tips on advocacy?
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Where can I find SVG sources of the Ubuntu icons?

I'm trying to make some modifications to the default Ubuntu iconset (mimetypes and some application icons) But can't seem to find the svg for these files - are SVG versions of these available? If so ...