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Re: newbie with a question about scaling

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  • Marco Carag
    Thanks for your response! It was sized rather large in Inkscape. Hopefully I won t have to change that pending this scale issue. I ll make sure to try out
    Message 1 of 3 , Dec 21, 2005
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      Thanks for your response! It was sized rather large in Inkscape.
      Hopefully I won't have to change that pending this "scale" issue.

      I'll make sure to try out embed. Is the embed tag valid XHTML?

      Thanks,
      JazzCrazed

      --- In svg-developers@yahoogroups.com, "Francis Hemsher"
      <Francis.Hemsher@M...> wrote:
      >
      > I took a look at your URL. The SVG file must be as big as horse:)
      > I waited 5 mins, but it didn't appear.
      >
      > Try putting it in an EMBED...
      > Francis
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In svg-developers@yahoogroups.com, "bluolinist"
      > <jazzcrazed@g...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Hi all,
      > >
      > > I want to preface with a warning that I am as fresh of a newbie as
      > it
      > > gets to the SVG scene. And I'm sorry that the questions I'll pose
      > will
      > > probably be irritatingly elementary for most of you. But be assured
      > > that I only post in last resort, after hours of Googling and
      > fiddling
      > > with code.
      > >
      > > I have decided to try out using an SVG version of my logo on my
      > > website instead of the PNG I've been using. The logo was originally
      > > created in Adobe Illustrator CS as an Illustrator file. I saved it
      > as
      > > SVG. Then I opened the SVG in Inkscape, changed the color, and
      > saved
      > > it to a new file.
      > >
      > > I finally put that file into my website template via the "object"
      > tag.
      > > My goal was to have the logo scale automatically based on the
      > window
      > > size. I saw many posts in this group regarding setting "width" and
      > > "height" to 100%, and then appending a "preserveAspectRatio"
      > attribute
      > > to the svg tag. But following the suggestions in those posts made
      > no
      > > difference.
      > >
      > > Right now, the logo appears on my site in full size, but in a small
      > > box with scroll bars. I don't know how to change the size of that
      > box.
      > > I thought it was the "viewBox" attribute, but changing those values
      > > did nothing.
      > >
      > > Does anybody know how I might allow this logo to scale
      > automatically
      > > based on window size?
      > >
      > > You can view my WIP template with SVG logo here:
      > > http://jazzcrazed.dyndns.org
      > >
      > > Any help is much appreciated!!
      > >
      > > Thanks in advance,
      > > JazzCrazed
      > > http://jazzcrazed.com
      > >
      >
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