Qt SVG renderer

Aaron J. Seigo aseigo at kde.org
Fri Aug 1 04:55:18 BST 2008

On Thursday 31 July 2008, Matthew Woehlke wrote:
> Thiago Macieira wrote:
> > Unwilling to submit 112 MB of decompressed SVGs to our servers, the
> > developer spent the last day writing a function to decompress gzipped
> > data. So Qt 4.5 should support .svgz icons too. :-)

cool; one more class (KSvgRenderer) we can mark as deprecated and to be 
removed in KDE5 ;)

> That sounds like a nice new feature, thanks! (Ok, I haven't looked, does
> KDE currently handle the decompression? I know we have .svgz's in use
> today...)

KSvgRenderer, which is a QSvgRenderer subclass and adds exactly one feature: 
it detects whether or not the image is compressed and if it is decompresses it 
first and passes that in to the renderer...

Aaron J. Seigo
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