[scribus] importing SVGs into scribus (Was: Gimp is missing)

Robert Martinez mail at mray.de
Sat Dec 19 18:10:45 CET 2009

a.l.e wrote:
>> Here is a simple solution for you:
>> Save your image as a *.png (at a high enough resolution) and place it
>> in Scribus.
>> This always works and "only" has the drawback of being bitmap instead
>> of a vector.
> while going through a png is indeed an option, i think that she should
> first try to correctly import the SVG.
> scribus can import SVGs and gets better and better at doing it!
Is there a list of features that will cause problems?
Maybe with all the things that need (or need not) to be avoided like:

clipping paths & masks
blurred objects
path effects
embedded images

(these are just the ones i think might be candidates)

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