[Scottish] help with printing KDE logos

Jonathan Riddell jr at jriddell.org
Wed Feb 25 10:57:25 GMT 2004

On Wed, Feb 25, 2004 at 09:22:50AM +0000, ray wrote:
> On Wednesday 25 February 2004 00:22, Jonathan Riddell wrote:
> > What's wanted is printouts of the icons for the main KDE applications
> Have you tried karbon?  This allows importing .svg files from (on my
> suse9.0 kde3.2 box) /opt/kde3/share/icons/*/scalable/*/*.svg But I
> haven't worked out how to uncompress the .svgz files. Trying to open
> those in karbon seems use up all of the memory (real and virtual);
> but may be ok on kde <3.2.

Karbon and sodipodi can't handle the advanced gradients used on many
of the icons.  Same with Gnome's icons.  So unforuntatly the artist
uses Adobe Illustrator.

The .sgvz extention has always annouyed me.  You have to rename them
to .svg.gz then gunzip them.

Jonathan Riddell

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