Exporting vector images

Richmond Mathewson richmondmathewson at gmail.com
Wed Aug 17 15:49:31 EDT 2011

On 08/17/2011 03:02 AM, Alejandro Tejada wrote:
> Hi Richmond,
> Richmond Mathewson-2 wrote:
>> [snip]
>> HOWEVER; I am bu**ered if I am going to have an app with an accompanying
>> directory full of, say, 5,000 EPS files; that is real monkey business.
> Actually, it's only 1522 letters that you could store
> as compressed custom properties.

Nevertheless these stored images would not be of any use.

For the sake of argument; I can type a line of Devanagari Sanskrit in my 
and then copy-paste it into a textBox in Inkscape, and directly save 
that as a vector image.

What I would like to be able to do is cut out the Inkscape part of that 

Ideally, as well as an 'Export as PNG' button I would have an 'Export as 

> Richmond Mathewson-2 wrote:
>> What is needed is a way to export the contents of a textField as a
>> single EPS/SVG file.
> Notice that some years ago, someone post in this mail list
> a stack, where you type text ina field and a script replaced the
> letter with an image.
> The principle is similar with vector graphics. You just need to store
> the vector data somewhere in a stack.
> Al
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