karbon - vector graphics application for the Calligra Suite

Distribution: Mint 17.3
Repository: Mint Import i386
Package name: karbon
Package version: 2.8.5
Package release: 0ubuntu6~ubuntu14.04~ppa1
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 2.55 KB
Download size: 1016.71 KB
Official Mirror: packages.linuxmint.com
Karbon is a vector drawing application with an user interface that is easy to use, highly customizable and extensible. That makes Karbon a great application for users starting to explore the world of vector graphics as well as for artists wanting to create breathtaking vector art. Features include: * Loading support for ODG, SVG, WMF, WPG, EPS/PS * Writing support for ODG, SVG, WMF, PNG, PDF * Customizable user interface with freely placeable toolbars and dockers * Layer docker for easy handling of complex documents including preview thumbnails, support for grouping shapes via drag and drop, controlling visibility of shapes or locking * Advanced path editing tool with great on-canvas editing capabilities * Various drawing tools for creating path shapes including a draw path tool and a pencil tool, as well as a calligraphy drawing tool * Gradient and pattern tools for easy on-canvas editing of gradient and pattern styles * Top notch snapping facilities for guided drawing and editing (e.g. snapping to grid, guide lines, path nodes, bounding boxes, orthogonal positions, intersections of path shapes or extensions of lines and paths) * Many predefined basic shapes included, such as circle/ellipse, star or rectangle * Artistic text shape with support for following path outlines (i.e. text on path) * Complex path operations and effects like Boolean set operations, path flattening, rounding and refining as well as whirl/pinch effects * Extensible by writing plugins for new tools, shapes and dockers This package is part of the Calligra Suite.



  • calligra-data << 1:2.6.4-0ubuntu1
  • koffice-data << 1:2.4


    Source package: calligra

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install karbon deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install karbon