<URL: http://bugs.freeciv.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=40211 >

Well in theory, yes. But that wouldn't be quite the same would it?  
Honestly I think it'd be better to have a plain black over yellow flag,  
since complex emblems don't look very good in such small resolution  
anyway. Would you agree with such a solution?

Best,
  ~Daniel

On Mon, 19 May 2008 16:24:15 +0900, Björn Adelberg <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>  
wrote:

> Hi Daniel,
> ok. I draw a new svg file without import of bitmap files. Maybe I can
> combine black-yellow flag with code of arms (svg) from wikipedia. It's
> easy too. What do you think?
>
>
> Cheers Björn
>
> Am Montag, den 19.05.2008, 08:32 +0900 schrieb Daniel Markstedt:
>> Hi Björn,
>>
>> Thanks for the flags.
>>
>> Unfortunately, there is a technical issue with the flag files. I see  
>> that
>> they consist of the raster image
>> "Flag_Kurfuerstentum-Sachsen_bis_1806.jpg" wrapped in svg. This kind of
>> defeats the purpose of using svg in the first place, since we lose the
>> flexibily of vector graphics. How about drawing a pure svg image, maybe
>> simplifying the flag to black on yellow without the emblem?
>>
>> Best,
>>   ~Daniel
>>
>> On Sun, 18 May 2008 20:39:26 +0900, [EMAIL PROTECTED] <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>> wrote:
>>
>> >
>> > <URL: http://bugs.freeciv.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=40211 >
>> >
>> > Hi Daniel,
>> > the Electorate of Saxony (or Duchy of Upper Saxony, first one is  
>> better)
>> > exists from 1356–1806. His successor state was the Kingdom of Saxony.
>> > (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electorate_of_Saxony)
>> >
>> > I have create a second set from flags (saxon2). Maybe they are better.
>> >
>> > Cheers
>> > Björn
>> >
>> > Am Sonntag, den 18.05.2008, 00:24 -0700 schrieb Daniel Markstedt:
>> >> <URL: http://bugs.freeciv.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=40211 >
>> >>
>> >> Hi Björn,
>> >>
>> >> Thanks for your contribution! I will consider it for inclusion in
>> >> future major
>> >> versions of Freeciv.
>> >>
>> >> Two things:
>> >>
>> >> Currently in Freeciv, the shields are all automatically rendered from
>> >> the flag
>> >> images, so we cannot currently have different flag and shield images.
>> >> And even
>> >> if it was technically possible, radically different national flags  
>> and
>> >> shields would
>> >> be detrimental to usability since it would be harder for players to
>> >> recognize the
>> >> owner of units.
>> >>
>> >> Did you have a particular reason for choosing the 'Electorate' over  
>> say
>> >> the
>> >> 'Dutchy' or 'Kingdom'? Sincerely curios, since I'm not too familiar
>> >> with German
>> >> history. =)
>> >>
>> >> Best,
>> >>  ~Daniel
>> >>
>> >> >
>> >> > On 22/04/2008, Björn Adelberg wrote:
>> >> > > Hi,
>> >> > >  I have a new nation ruleset. It is based on this nation:
>> >> > >  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electorate_of_Saxony
>> >> > >
>> >> > >  I have taken the description and the flags from wikipedia. The
>> >> problem
>> >> > >  is that the normal flag and shield flag are not the same. But  
>> this
>> >> is
>> >> > >  fundamental for this nation.
>> >> > >
>> >> > >  Can anybody add this nation to the main application?
>> >> > >
>> >> > >  Thanks
>> >> > >
>> >> > > Björn
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >
>>
>




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