concerns the freeware vector-based drawing software InkScape similar to for example Adobe Illustratorand Core Draw. InkScape uses the open XML-based SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) as its native format. InkScape is supported on Linux, Windows and Mac OS. The software supports opening or importing vector-based formats like SVG, SVGZ (gzipped SVG), PDF, and AI (Adobe Illustrator) formats as wel as raster formats like JPEG, PNG, and GIF, others can be opened using plugins. Inkscape can save formats like SVG, SVGZ, PDF, Postscript/EPS/EPSi, Adobe Illustrator (.ai), LaTeX (.tex), POVRay (.pov), HPGL, and PNG (the only raster format supported for export).

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