for Linux is a free multi-function vector graphics editing software using the SVG file format - Scalable Vector Graphics.
Specializing in vector graphics, with functions and features similar to Illustrator, Freehand, CorelDraw or Xara X, and the main advantage is based entirely on the SVG format, an open file format specified by the World Wide Web Consortium.Inkscape
for Linux allows you to create shapes, clones, markers, paths, 3D shapes or even text. All parameters can be chosen and configured very precisely and has a wide range of predefined shapes available, which makes it customizable. It is also possible to draw manually with a writing tool on the tablet.
In addition to vector drawing, Inkscape
for Linux allows you to adjust certain visual parameters, such as brightness, color saturation, or noise. Each completed project can be saved in XML, CSS or SVG format, can import formats such as Postscript, EPS, JPEG, PNG and TIFF and can export to PNG.
The software interface is developed using GTK libraries, which are very popular under Linux. This choice makes it easier to transfer from one operating system to another.
In conclusion, Inkscape
for Linux is a free vector drawing software specially designed for editing or creating vector graphics.Documentation / Demo