[Scribus] SVG import bug

Franz Schmid Franz.Schmid
Sun Aug 8 21:16:57 CEST 2004

janulrich.hasecke at web.de schrieb:
> Hi,
> my son happily uses inkscape to make some drawings for a card game, he
> want to create. I told him to use scribus for doing the layout. But we
> discovered an import bug. Attached is a file with some blendings
> (german: Verl?ufe), which are not correctly displayed in scribus.
> We are using 
> ii  scribus        1.2.0.cvs20040 a free software desktop page layout program
> and
> ii  inkscape       0.39-1         Vector based drawing program
> on debian unstable.
> The file is in plain svg. I get the same error with the original
> inkscape svg.
Thats sadly correct, Scribus has problems with gradients in SVG files.
The SVG specification of gradients is somewhat weired for non square
shapes, and we haven't managed it yet to get it correct.

We are working on that issue.

Best Regards
Franz Schmid

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