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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 1/3] ui: install logo icons to $prefix/share/ico
Daniel P . Berrangé
Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 1/3] ui: install logo icons to $prefix/share/icons
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:23:11 +0000
On Wed, Dec 19, 2018 at 11:19:57AM +0100, Gerd Hoffmann wrote:
> > > How did you create the png files?
> > > Can you drop a script or Makefile for that into the ui/icons directory?
> > I used GIMP so that it created high quality antialiased pngs.
> Ok, so that'll be hardly scriptable.
> A short README will do then I guess.
> > > Should we commit them to git, or generate at build time?
> > > Is the tool used something we can expect to be installed?
> > I tried using ImageMagick to convert SVG to PNG but the results
> > were really poor compared to GIMP - very fuzzy. Running with
> > -verbose I can see it is invoking inkscape to atually do the
> > conversion, and it tells inkscape to export a small image which
> > it then resizes, hence the quality loss.
> Tried to call inkscape directly?
> Having something scriptable would be nice.
I'll have a play with calling inkscape directly.
> But I'm fine with a README saying gimp gives good results too.
> > The icons are small enough that we shouldn't really worry about
> > having pre-rendered icons in GIT IMHO. They're not ever going to
> > change unless we replace our logo again.
> And inkscape as package build dependency wouldn't be nice either.
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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 0/3] Fix & improve icon display on GTK and SDL frontends, no-reply, 2018/12/26