Echo Icon Theme in F10?

Nicu Buculei nicu_fedora at
Fri Oct 17 07:13:44 UTC 2008

Máirín Duffy wrote:
> Jeff Spaleta wrote:
>> My understanding is that inkscape is using its own internal svg
>> rendering codebase, which isn't exported as a library for other
>> applications to make use of more directly.  
> Inkscape uses Cairo AFAIK.

No, Inkscape uses Cario only in *some* places (outline view), the main 
rendering is made with its own engine.
But while not perfect, these days Cario is quite good.

> Are we actually using svg for the icons? I was under the
> impression the artists are exporting them to PNG to various
> sizes (under the standard icon themes in
> /usr/share/gnome/icons follow) so that they match the pixel
> grid.

Correct. Also PNGs are used for performance reason, they load faster and 
with less CPU use.

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