SVG KPart?

Aaron J. Seigo aseigo at
Thu Nov 15 09:05:45 GMT 2007

On Thursday 15 November 2007, Luciano Montanaro wrote:
> Il Thursday 15 November 2007 00:23:51 Aaron J. Seigo ha scritto:
> > On Wednesday 14 November 2007, Aurélien Gâteau wrote:
> > > I have been wondering if there is an SVG KPart for KDE4. I need one to
> > > be able to show SVG in Gwenview. If there is none, I could create a
> > > simple one using QGraphicsView. What do you think about this?
> >
> > is QSvgWidget not enough? you probably don't need QGrahpicsView for this,
> > unless you are planning on having multiple objects, etc.
> Well -- yes and no. QSvgWidget only supports the SVG 1.2 Tiny profile...
> Enough to display inkscape generated images, but not every conceivable SVG
> file out there.

it *should* render all graphical elements fine; filters aren't implemented yet 
however and there are a number of rendering bugs. those need to get addressed 
upstream at Trolltech, though.

if you want a full svg part with interaction, etc then you want ksvg from 

Aaron J. Seigo
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