SVG thumbnails are pixelated

Bug #380312 reported by Endolith on 2009-05-25
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Nautilus
Expired
Low
nautilus (Ubuntu)
Low
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: nautilus

I don't remember this as a problem in Intrepid, but thumbnails for SVG files in Jaunty are pixelated, like they were created at low resolution and then blown up.

Endolith (endolith) wrote :
Endolith (endolith) wrote :

It seems that the thumbnails are rendered as raster images according to the px size in the SVG, and then the raster thumbnail is scaled up for display. Instead, it should render them at each display size, or at least render them so that they fit the largest thumbnail sizes, and then scale them down.

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report. The ubuntu team doesn't have the ressources to work on this specific issue but it would be nice if somebody having it could send the bug the to the people writting the software (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bugs/Upstream/GNOME)

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Ubuntu Desktop Bugs (desktop-bugs)
importance: Undecided → Low
Endolith (endolith) on 2009-06-05
Changed in nautilus:
importance: Undecided → Unknown
status: New → Unknown
Changed in nautilus:
status: Unknown → New
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for sending the bug to GNOME

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
Changed in nautilus:
importance: Unknown → Low
Changed in nautilus:
status: New → Expired
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Do you still have that issue in newer Ubuntu versions?

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Incomplete
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