[kepler-dev] SVG file in Kepler
berkley at nceas.ucsb.edu
Thu Nov 10 09:29:13 PST 2005
I noticed this too. I think I proposed this months ago, but i'll do it
again...I think the repository should be split like this:
All of the stuff you need to compile/run kepler would be in dev. All
the extraneous stuff would be in docs. Then you could do a 'cvs co
kepler/dev' and be a happy camper.
Dan Higgins wrote:
> Hi All,
> I just checked out a new copy of the head of Kepler CVS and wondered
> why it seemed to take longer than in the past.
> One reason appears to be that we now have ~ 60 MB of SVG files! (in
> kepler\docs\dev\usability\graphics\svg\). This is the same size as the
> jar directory which has our huge collection of jars needed for Kepler!
> Apparently, the SVG files are just the new icons suggested by Laura.
> But why are they so big? (about 500KB each). I thought vector graphic
> files were supposed to be compact. Are we going to ship all these with
> Kepler? Can we put them somewhere other than CVS so we don't have to
> copy them with every checkout?
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