l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
April 21: Google Glass
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Mar. 18: Google Glass at LUGOD's April meeting
Page last updated:
2005 Mar 01 14:16

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] inkscape
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] inkscape



Micah Cowan wrote:
Henry House wrote:

[Inkscape's] native format is a subset of SVG.

[] indicates modificiation of original quote.

IIRC, sodipodi, which I found out a few days ago became Inkscape(?), could read in any SVG and would preserve markup it didn't fully understand, even through modifications and changes.

I'm not actually sure about that: but I do remember using it to edit some hand-written SVG into which I had placed arrow-style line-endings. Sodipodi didn't understand the arrows, but didn't mess with 'em, either.

I just installed inkscape to check it out. It looks really nice; more inuitive editing than xfig. However, I primarily make vector drawings to import into latex documents. Xfig supports that very well, including ways to include latex math.

Jonathan
_______________________________________________
vox-tech mailing list
vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech



LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.