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Help with WALLS SVG

Postby bronzzhorse » Nov 2, 2009 10:24 pm

Ok im working on this survey and trying to figure out how to take my survey plot..
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and turn it to This
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The second is the example cave that came with walls. I need to take my survey plot and get the "walls" into the map....can anyone help???
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Re: Help with WALLS SVG

Postby driggs » Nov 3, 2009 5:11 am

I recommend that you read the Walls manual, which contains 22 pages on SVG roundtripping, and then read Jeff Bartlett's excellent article on SVG Roundtripping with Walls to get a better understanding of the process.

If you have questions (and you probably will!), search CaveChat first for relevant topics. If you have questions that still aren't answered elsewhere, then you're ready to start asking specific questions about it here.

Good luck!
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Re: Help with WALLS SVG

Postby rchrds » Nov 3, 2009 9:32 am

Yea, it's not a one step process- despite the naming implication- Your second map is actually a combined product of Walls and Illustrator.

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Re: Help with WALLS SVG

Postby Jeff Bartlett » Nov 3, 2009 10:34 am

I concur. As Dave said, if you have specific questions or hit a snag along the way, we're happy to help.
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