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From Kay Schenk <kay.sch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: official logos ???
Date Thu, 14 Jun 2012 17:09:41 GMT


On 06/13/2012 09:11 PM, Ariel Constenla-Haile wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 07:45:49PM -0700, Kay Schenk wrote:
>>>> yeah-- I was definitely thinking of extending the /images/AOO_logos
>>>> to house JUST the logos...
>>>
>>> ooo-site/content/images/AOO_logos/svg/OOo_Website_v2_copy.svg is not
>>> really an svg file, but an svg with a raster image embedded.
>>>
>>> Can you upload the original SVG file for this,
>>
>>
>> What I used was from this page:
>>
>>
>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/pages/viewpageattachments.action?pageId=27834483
>>
>> this svg...
>>
>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/download/attachments/27834483/AOO+Logo+SVG.svg
>>
>> Is this not right?
>
> You have two ways to test if this is a true svg graphic or a raster
> graphic:
>
> - open the file with an SVG editor or viewer, zoom the picture: if this
>    svg has only a raster embedded, then when zooming you get to see the
>    image individual pixels as squares
> - open the file with a plain text editor: in a real svg graphic you see
>    only mark up code; if a raster image is embedded, you see the image
>    content, encoded. This is the case with the image of the link from
>    above:
>
> <image x="1100" y="7000" width="25401" height="8461" xlink:href="data:image/png;base64,
>
> and you see all the image content encoded.  So it is a raster image
> embedded on an svg file, not a real svg graphic.  You can zoom the real
> vector graphics without quality loss, you don't get "pixel squares"; of
> course, wikipedia explains it better than me ;)
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raster_graphics
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vector_graphics
>
> With the original SVG graphic it's possible to generate raster graphics
> of any size without quality loss.
>
>
> Regards

Ariel, thanks...

I won't go into what happened when I tried to deal with the svg file a 
day or so ago. I am NOT a graphics person...I'll work on this some more.
I can always learn new things as long as there's no risk of bone 
fractures! :)



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