Comment 7 for bug 813886

Adrian Johnson wrote
> Looking at the trace, inkscape does not output any text.

Inkscape does not output text because there is no actual text to output in the SVG file (matplotlib apparently outlines text when generating SVG output). Please see the SVG code snippet in my earlier comment [1]: the missing objects are clones (<use>) of regular SVG paths (<paths>), not text objects (<text>).

[1] <https://bugs.launchpad.net/inkscape/+bug/813886/comments/3>