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Old 02-03-2010, 07:45 PM   #1
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any suggestions on a software to edit an adobe illustrator files?


are there any light-weight program in slackware to edit a .AI files.. i only need a software that can edit(mainly slice) an image in an adobe illustrator file.. thanks..
 
Old 02-03-2010, 07:48 PM   #2
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Inkscape?

Possibly with this?
http://wiki.inkscape.org/wiki/index.php/Tools#ai2svg.py
 
Old 02-03-2010, 07:49 PM   #3
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Google is your friend.......
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q...q=inkscape+ill
 
Old 02-03-2010, 07:49 PM   #4
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can it do some advance stuffs too? ^^ if it does then its great.. i'll check it out.. thanks..
 
Old 02-03-2010, 07:56 PM   #5
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Apparently GIMP can also do it.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adobe_Illustrator_Artwork
 
Old 02-03-2010, 08:01 PM   #6
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There is a difference between "open", "use", and "import"....

If you want to manipulate the file in vector mode, then something like GIMP is not going to work.

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can it do some advance stuffs too?
Don't know what "advance stuffs" means----but try it.
 
Old 02-03-2010, 08:47 PM   #7
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ok so the thing is i need a software that can open an .AI file and then slice the image. right now thats all i need to do. just opening the image and slicing it then save the sliced images.

i tried installing the inkscape using the one from slacky.eu but im having this error when running it on terminal

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inkscape: error while loading shared libraries: libgc.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
then i tried searching libgc on the slackbuild but i cannot find it. any help here? thanks..
 
Old 02-04-2010, 12:07 AM   #8
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gc is a garbage-collector library:
http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/pool....8.orig.tar.gz

Put the src2pkg command in front of that URL and you should have a package pretty quickly.
 
  


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