On Sat, 15 Apr 2006 21:55:13 +0200, Ulf Erikson <ulferikson@...> wr=
> I wrote my own PDF output for Inkscape few weeks ago. It doesn't even
> try to address all your requirements and is not based on Cairo. All I
> wanted was a PDF with colours, bounding box and transparency. And that
> is about all there is. I never got much further than strokes and fills.
> It wasn't needed for the drawings I wanted to convert anyway. There is
> no support for features such as text, patterns or embedded images..
> If this still sounds interesting enough as a starting point I could mai=
> it to you.
Sure, could you upload it to the patch tracker?
I was looking into PDF the other day. While cairo PDF is good enough (ma=
ybe even preferable) for a lot of purposes, with a "native" PDF export we=
could do a lot more to preserve SVG document structure in the PDF output=