The inkscape utility as a readable/writable stream
The inkscape command line utility as a readable/writable stream. This is handy for situations where you don't want to worry about writing the input to disc and reading the output afterwards.
The constructor optionally takes an array of command line options for
var Inkscape = require'inkscape'svgToPdfConverter = '--export-pdf' '--export-width=1024';sourceStreampipesvgToPdfConverterpipedestinationStream;
Inkscape as a web service (converts to a PNG):
var Inkscape = require'inkscape'http = require'http';httpcreateServerif reqheaders'content-type' === 'image/svg'reswriteHead200 'Content-Type': 'image/png';reqpipe'-e'piperes;elsereswriteHead400;resend'Feed me an SVG!';listen1337;
Make sure you have node.js and npm installed, and that the
inkscape binary is in your PATH, then run:
npm install inkscape
3-clause BSD license -- see the
LICENSE file for details.