Software Update: Inkscape 0.91




Version 0.91 of Inkscape released. This open source and cross-platform program is intended for editing vector graphics . It is similar to programs like Adobe Illustrator, Corel Draw, Freehand and Xara X, but the big difference is that working with Inkscape Scalable Vector Graphics, an open standard developed by the W3C. The implementation of SVG is otherwise incomplete. The main change in version 0.91 is the introduction of Cairo, the new rendering engine which has been working on for years. More information about this release may be in the announcement to be found ..

Release Highlights
Cairo rendering for display and PNG export
OpenMP multithreading for all filters
C ++ code conversion
Major improvements in the Text Tool
Measure tool
Type design features [1] , [2]
Symbol library and support for Visio stencils
Crossplatform WMF and EMF import and export
Improved support for Corel DRAW documents, Visio importer
Support for real-world document and page size units, eg millimeters
Numerous usability improvements
Native Windows 64-bit build
See Notable bug fixes


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