Can you view svg files with Ristretto?

Guillaume Laville laville.guillaume at
Wed Sep 26 15:05:20 CEST 2012

2012/9/26 Sergio <sergiocmailbox-xfce at>

> Hi.
> Some time ago I opened a bug report (closed already) to fix
> ristretto.desktop MIME types list. And there was svg so I'm quite certain
> that it did display those files.
> Now I'm in Fedora 17 with Ristretto 0.6.0 and it isn't displaying svg
> files. Its window becomes unresponsive and has to be killed (and no, it
> isn't loading the directory contents for the thumbnails).
> So would this be some conflict with some library particular to F17 or is
> it not working for anyone?
> Best.

You need librsvg installed on your system to have SVG support in ristretto :
This is a quick rendering library to generate a raster representation of a
existing image.

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