[IPython-dev] Qt SVG clipping bug (it's NOT a matplotlib bug)- Qt won't fix...
Thu Oct 14 09:46:52 CDT 2010
On Thu, Oct 14, 2010 at 1:55 AM, Hans Meine <email@example.com> wrote:
> Inkscape is an incredible piece of software, but maybe you should better test
> with e.g. Firefox, since there are *many* SVGs out there which only display
> fine in the almighty Inkscape. (Could you attach the example SVG? It looks
> simple enough to serve as a testcase.)
Attached. Firefox shows the same as inkscape.
>> However, the problem seems to be that the Qt SVG renderer simply
>> doesn't support clipping paths, period.
> That's an unfortunate limitation, indeed. :-(
Thanks for the feedback. As MD points out, perhaps bug isn't the
right word, just that Qt chose to target a simpler svg spec level than
what mpl uses.
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