From: Helmut Jarausch <jarausch@sk...> - 2008-07-31 06:59:14
on my Gentoo system, the inkscape ebuild requires the existence of
skencil in case of postscript support.
Unfortunately, I cannot build skencil anymore after switching to
Does Inkscape (SVN) really need skencil for anything (like export to
Many thanks for a hint,
Lehrstuhl fuer Numerische Mathematik
RWTH - Aachen University
D 52056 Aachen, Germany
On Thu, 2008-07-31 at 06:59 +0000, Helmut Jarausch wrote:
> on my Gentoo system, the inkscape ebuild requires the existence of
> skencil in case of postscript support.
Inkscape has never required the existence of Skencil, it will use it if
it is there. It's a soft dependency instead of a hard one.
> Does Inkscape (SVN) really need skencil for anything (like export to
SVN no longer uses Skencil, it uses the Poppler based PDF import to
import postscript by combining with ps2pdf from the Ghostscript package.