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Converts bitmap images to vector images

Autotrace is a program which converts bitmap images to vector images. It can import images in BMP, TGA, PNM, PPM, PGM, PBM and those supported by ImageMagick, and can output Postscript, svg, xfig, swf, pstoedit, emf, dxf, cgm, mif, p2e and sk



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Verified on


Verified by

Kelly Hopkins

Verified on

24 April 2003

Leaders and contributors

Ian MacPhedran Contributor
Kevin O'Gorman Contributor
David A. Bartold Contributor
Steffen Politzky Contributor
Martin Weber Maintainer
MenTaLguY Contributor
R. P. C. Rodgers Contributor
Han-Wen Nienhuys Contributor
Allen Barnett Contributor
Martin Kroeker Contributor
Enrico Persiani Contributor
Andrew Elia Contributor
Bernhard Herzog Contributor
Tobias Polzin Contributor
Peter Cucka Contributor
Johannes Schindelin Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
Debian (Ref)
Bug Tracking,Developer,Help,

Software prerequisites

Required to useImageMagicck 5.2.1
Required to uselibpng 1.0.6
Weak prerequisiteMing (for swf export)
Weak prerequisitelibpng (For PNG import)
Weak prerequisitepstoedit (for other export formats)


"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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