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Vector Magic Alternatives for Linux

Vector Magic is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is potrace, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Vector Magic and four of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Vector Magic are AutoTrace, KVEC and Delineate.

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    potrace

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    An open source command line utility that converts raster images to scalable vector graphics.

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    Some users think potrace is a great alternative to Vector Magic, some don't.

    Vector Magic is one of very few that handles color images. potrace only outputs black and white.

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    its a program you have to install

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  2. AutoTrace

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    The aim of the AutoTrace project is the development of a freely available application with a functionality similar to CorelTrace or Adobe Streamline.

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    The last update was in 2004: http://autotrace.sourceforge.net/

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    KVEC

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Haiku

    KVEC is a tool which can vectorize images using several graphic formats: WMF Windows Metafile, Enhanced Metafile, AutoCad DXF, HPGL, ART, Postscript, Adobe Illustrator AI, SVG/SVGZ (Scalable Vector Graphics), SWF, DST, HTML.

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    you need a program to convert files

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    Delineate

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Delineate is a tool for converting raster images to SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) using AutoTrace or potrace. It loads images using JIU and displays results using Batik. Input formats are JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP, TIFF, PNM, PBM, PGM, PPM, IFF, PCD, PSD, RAS.

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