Surprisingly often, I find myself wanting to import vector images into eagle, and have them appear as polygons – usually for silkscreen. Whilst importing vectors as lines is practical – although ridiculously awkward – up until now I haven’t found a single practical way to import a vector drawing as polygons.
Importing SVG images as polygons Into Eagle - [Link]
I was looking for a way to show in a graphic form data coming from a feed on Pachube: I needed to create a dashboard available via web and without proprietary technologies (Flash…). I found this blogpost by Andrew Hazelden where he describes how you can dynamically change an SVG file. The same trick is used by another opensource data collector software, Nimbits.
Display data dynamically using SVG format - [Link]