Packaging

WorLord dlist at ubuntuforums.org
Mon Jun 20 12:17:14 CDT 2005


Mike Hearn Wrote: 
> On Thu, 16 Jun 2005 23:34:12 +0200, Leslie Viljoen wrote:[color=blue]

> Also, FWIW the best way to do this is to get somebody to draw an SVG
> icon,

> then use the make-icons script. This will pre-render the SVG to
> various

> sizes and output to various directories, then print an automake
> fragment

> to stdout that you can copy/paste into a Makefile.am



Why not just leave them in SVG format?  What is the benefit of having
many different png's at different resolutions of the same SVG that will
dynamically enlarge/shrink anyway?  



I have never understood this.


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