On 02/19/2011 02:29 PM, John Culleton wrote:
I have a vector file that was originally made in Illustrator. I
downloaded it as a zip file. When I unzipped it the file had an .eps
GV can view it.
Converted to pdf acrobat reader can view it.
Inkscape only gets a black background.
Is there a way to manipulate this image in inkscape?
Here is where I retrieved it.
I could view in evince (linux document viewer), but like you, it only
came up black in Inkscape:
$ apt-cache policy inkscape
*** 0.48.0-1ubuntu1.1 0
maverick/main i386 Packages
and scribus. I finally opened in OpenOffice.org
(Draw) where it viewed
just fine. I then exported as an svg & that version opens properly in
Inkscape. No clue why... but you might give that a try.