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Add support of dia image files
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Author: osgxdvyg

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Hello

There is a rather good open source vector image editor DIA. It can be used to create some diagramms to computer-related atricles. This format is easily convertable to .svg, but after the conversion it can't be easily edited (in dia, for example there can be a linked objects like in visio, when you move one object, linked arrows will move too. after conversion to svg this feature is lost).

Please, allow users to upload images in .dia format.


Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement
See Also: T40271: Review and deploy SVGEdit extension to Wikimedia wikis

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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Low.Nov 21 2014, 10:59 PM
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bzimport created this task.Jul 4 2010, 4:36 AM
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Extension:Dia seems a plausible solution for this, if and when the extension is reviewed and deployed on commons.

Steinsplitter moved this task from Incoming to Uploading on the Commons board.
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Jdforrester-WMF moved this task from Untriaged to Backlog on the Multimedia board.Sep 4 2015, 5:58 PM
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