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From Christopher Schultz <ch...@christopherschultz.net>
Subject Thanks to the community!
Date Wed, 06 Sep 2017 22:33:37 GMT
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All,

Hi, folks! I just wanted to write a note saying how happy I was when I
grabbed Batik for the first time to convert SVG -> PNG for a project
I'm working on. My assumption going in was that my journey from
"Google java svg convert to png" to working code was going to end in
tears.

Not so.

Here's what I posted to the Mirth Connect Slack channel about 5
minutes after my visit to Google. (I had asked the group there if
anyone had any experience converting from SVG -> PNG and someone
off-handedly suggested Batik).

> I grabbed the latest Batik library and I can happily report the
> following: 1. Batik is still supported. A release was made like 3
> weeks ago. 2. Conversion is stupidly easy. 3. It actually works :) 
> 4. The resulting PNG is quite high-quality 4a. All CSS used seems
> to have been respected 4b. Resulting image has a transparent
> background 4c. Resulting image isn't inordinately large 5. The
> conversion was "fast" (wall-clock time... I didn't benchmark it)
> 
> This was all with an input SVG that was ~5k in size.

I can't be happier about the result, and I owe it to yet another (!)
Apache community.

Keep up the great work!

Thanks,
- -chris
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