Inkscape 0.91 a similar Drawing Tool to Adobe Illustrator available for Ubuntu 15.10

Inkscape 0.91 which was released earlier this year is now available for installation on Ubuntu 15.10.1. As we know Inkscape is an multi-platform, Open-SourceVector Graphics Editor that uses SVG as its native file format. Digital artists use it to produce professional quality work. Engineers and scientists use it to create clear drawings to explain their ideas. Everyday people use it to create simple drawings, develop their design skills, and just have fun. This new version features faster and more accurate rendering, new and improved tools, as well as better and wider file-format support.

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Inkscape 0.91 release highlights

  • Cairo rendering for display and PNG export
  • OpenMP multithreading for all filters
  • C++ code conversion
  • Major improvements in the Text tool
  • Measure tool
  • Type design features
  • Symbol library and support for Visio stencils
  • Cross platform WMF and EMF import and export
  • Improved support for Corel DRAW documents, Visio importer
  • Support for real world document and page size units, e.g. millimeters
  • Numerous usability improvements
  • Native Windows 64-bit build
  • Install Inkscape 0.91 on Ubuntu 15.10

    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:inkscape.dev/stable
    
    sudo apt-get update
    
    sudo apt-get install inkscape
     
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