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GIMP Plug-in for Simple SVG Exports
#!/usr/bin/env python
# GIMP Plug-in for Simple SVG Exports
# Copyright (C) 2016 by Dylan Grafmyre <>
# This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
# the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or
# (at your option) any later version.
# based on an openraster plugin by Jon Nordby <>
import gimpfu
def register_save_handlers():
gimpfu.gimp.register_save_handler('file-svg-save', 'svg', '')
def save_svg(img, drawable, filename, raw_filename):
gimpfu.gimp.pdb.gimp_vectors_export_to_file(img, filename, None)
'file-svg-save', #name
'save an SVG (.svg) file', #description
'save an SVG (.svg) file',
'Dylan Grafmyre', #author
'Dylan Grafmyre', #copyright
'2016', #year
[ #input args. Format (type, name, description, default [, extra])
(gimpfu.PF_IMAGE, "image", "Input image", None),
(gimpfu.PF_DRAWABLE, "drawable", "Input drawable", None),
(gimpfu.PF_STRING, "filename", "The name of the file", None),
(gimpfu.PF_STRING, "raw-filename", "The name of the file", None),
[], #results. Format (type, name, description)
save_svg, #callback
on_query = register_save_handlers,
menu = '<Save>'
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