Open Clip Art Library Release 0.16 Announcement ::

Aug 8, 2005 UTC - Release 0.16 of the Open Clip Art Library
( is now available on-line for download as an
individual package consisting of 4442 images submitted by over 443 artists
from around the world.

This releases squishes a major bug that replaced valid keywords in the clip
art files with some strange HASH memory location text. Most of the clip art
in the library and this release is now repaired.

Bryce Harrington and Jon Phillips both presented at the 2005 Desktop
Developers Conference in Ottawa. Harrington's presentation promoted
Inkscape ( while Phillips' presentation introduced the
Open Clip Art Library to the freedesktop community. Both presentations were
well received and sparked several debates.

Also added this month is a new clipart-announce mailing list
( The Open Clip
Art Library encourages everyone to sign up for this list in order to ONLY
receive messages about Open Clip Art Library release announcements. This
list is especially well-suited for packagers and others that might not want
to receive all the developer discussions from the primary project mailing
list (

As always, see what the librarians and artists are working on at Artist and librarians (developer) for the
project who would like to be included in this blog should contact
( the project admins in order to be

For the month of August the project invites submissions of clip art themed
for the coming fall season.

The Open Clip Art Library. Drawing Together.

Use the following URLs to download the latest release of the Open Clip Art

The Open Clip Art Library ( aims to create an
archive of user contributed clip art that may be freely used. All graphics
submitted to the project are placed into the Public Domain according to the
Creative Commons Public Domain Declaration. 

Received on Monday, 8 August 2005 06:56:26 UTC