On Tue, Dec 8, 2009 at 12:35 PM, Programmer In Training <
p...@joseph-a-nagy-jr.us> wrote:

> I was looking at the changelog for 2.7 and I still don't see GIMP moving
> any closer to supporting SVG (which is quickly becoming not-so-rare).
> I'd rather not have to go to another tool to create SVGs (I would like
> to move my website to exclusively using SVGs and only serving up PNGs to
> browsers that don't support SVG yet). The SVG Export tool does not work
> (I followed the directions to the "T" the last time I tried it and all
> it did was crash GIMP).

SVG is a vector format, not a raster format; GIMP is a raster image editor.
Why should GIMP support SVG export? At least, there seems no advantage in
using GIMP over using Inkscape to make SVGs, and many disadvantages.
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