View Full Version : Using Inkscape Source Code For GIMP

March 7th, 2009, 07:08 PM
Hello. I made a thread a while ago about making a plug-in to make GIMP a vector editor program as well as a raster editor, and my initial reaction is to use source code from Inkscape to understand how to create the vector editing. So I was wondering, once I get the source code, how would I know which part is for the vector aspect and which one isn't?

Also, would C++ code from Inkscape be compatible with C code in GIMP?

March 8th, 2009, 09:22 PM
Any anwsers?

March 8th, 2009, 09:53 PM
Programs use their own code and data style, so no they won't be able to share functions.

March 8th, 2009, 11:14 PM
This also defeats the point of "Do one thing, do it well.".