Subject: Re: image handling (svg)
From: Justin Bradford (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sat Feb 05 2000 - 19:34:40 CST
> That would be my call for any/all of the vector formats we
> want to support - render on load into PNG to ease display, but keep
> the original data around for external data xfer operations.
Ok, that is a better idea than what I was originally thinking.
So really, we just want:
other vector formats->SVG
for import, and
The vector image class in AbiWord could then just be a subclass of the
normal image class, containg a buffer with the original SVG XML. Copying,
editing (via component), and saving would use this XML and the associated
PNG byte buffer would be updated/generated by it and the SVG->PNG routine.
How does this sound to everyone else?
Also, does SVG describe animation or interactivity? Do we want AbiWord to
concern itself with these things?
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b25 : Sat Feb 05 2000 - 19:34:49 CST